any of several inherited disorders of glycogen metabolism that result in excess accumulation of glycogen in various organs of the body.
glycogen storage disease n.
- Glycogen synthase
glycogen synthase n. An enzyme that catalyzes the transfer of glucose from UDP-glucose to glycogen.
[glahy-kawl, -kol] /ˈglaɪ kɔl, -kɒl/ noun 1. Also called ethylene glycol, ethylene alcohol. a colorless, sweet liquid, C 2 H 6 O 2 , used chiefly as an automobile antifreeze and as a solvent. 2. Also called diol. any of a group of containing two hydroxyl groups. /ˈɡlaɪkɒl/ noun 1. another name (not in technical […]
glycolaldehyde gly·col·al·de·hyde (glī’kôl-āl’də-hīd’, -kōl-) n. A diose believed to be an intermediate in the metabolism of carbohydrates and proteins.
[glahy-kuh-leyt] /ˈglaɪ kəˌleɪt/ noun 1. a salt or ester of .