Oxidation and Storage of Glucose under the Action of Insulin

@article{BestOxidationAS,
  title={Oxidation and Storage of Glucose under the Action of Insulin},
  author={Charles Herbert Best and Henry Hallett Dale and J. P. Hoet and H. P. Marks},
  journal={Proceedings of The Royal Society B: Biological Sciences},
  volume={100},
  pages={55-71}
}
  • C. Best, H. Dale, H. Marks
  • Published 1 June 1926
  • Biology
  • Proceedings of The Royal Society B: Biological Sciences
Experiments published by three of us (B., H., and M.) (1) have demonstrated that, in a spinal animal with the muscles at rest, a large part of the glucose disappearing from the circulation under the action of insulin is deposited as glycogen in the muscles. The view that the remainder, which was in most cases the larger, and in some cases the much larger part, had been oxidized, was quite compatible with the observations of Burn and Dale (2), who had measured the oxygen consumption, but not the… 
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