ketogenesis


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ketogenesis

[¦kēd·ō′jen·ə·səs]
(biochemistry)
Production of ketone bodies.
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The effect of rumen epithelial development on metabolic activities and ketogenesis by the time in vitro.
In addition to starvation, ketogenic dieting, and MCT supplementation, exercise is an effective way to induce ketogenesis.
Mitochondrial 3-hydroxy-3- methylglutaryl-CoA synthase: a control enzyme in ketogenesis.
Acute interruption of maternal glucose transfer to the fetus at delivery imposes an immediate need to utilize endogenous glucose via glycogenolysis, gluconeogenesis, lipolysis and ketogenesis.
Sodium glucose transporter 2 (SGLT2) inhibition and ketogenesis.
There is a great deal of mythology surrounding the topic of ketogenesis.
Hepatic ketogenesis in newborn pigs is limited by low mitochondrial 3-hydroxy-3methylglutaryl-CoA synthase activity.
L-Carnitine ((R)-3-carboxy-2-hydroxy-N,N,N-trimethyl-1propaminium hydroxide inner salt, Figure 1(a)) is a vitaminlike amino acid derivative, which is an essential factor in fatty acid metabolism as acyltransferase cofactor and in energy production processes, such as interconversion in the mechanisms of regulation of ketogenesis and thermogenesis.
Fatty acid oxidation and ketogenesis is also inhibited by magnesium deficiency related mitochondrial ATP synthase dysfunction.
In HHS, insulin action may be inadequate to facilitate glucose utilization by insulin-sensitive tissues but sufficient for the prevention of lipolysis and ketogenesis associated with prolonged and gradually increasing polyuria and polydipsia, resulting in profound dehydration (7).
During fasting, the malonyl-CoA level decreases, and CPT I becomes uninhibited, then long-chain fatty acid (LCFA) oxidation and subsequent ketogenesis become enhanced.
Gestational diabetes exhibits lack of carnitine deficiency despite relatively low carnitine levels and alterations in ketogenesis.