Q: About Newborn metabolism (CM-05)


                                               from timtom.ch, in flickr

 

 

 

It is very important to feed the baby very soon after birth, because during the first few hours after birth the enzyme phosphoenolpyruvate carboxykinase is present in very low amounts, and this fact compromise:

 

a) gluconeogenesis

 

b) glucose phosphorylation

 

c) glycogenesis

 

d) glycogenolysis

 

e) glycolysis

 

 

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