TABLE 5

Hepatic tissue glucose, glycogen, G6P, and F6P in 18-h–fasted conscious dogs at the end of the experimental period (300 min) in groups in which plasma insulin levels were kept constant, decreased, or increased

ControlHypoINSHyperINS
Glycogen (mg/g liver)76 ± 671 ± 685 ± 6
Glucose (mg/g liver)0.23 ± 0.020.30 ± 0.03†0.21 ± 0.02
G6P (nmol/g liver)72 ± 584 ± 975 ± 6
F6P (nmol/g liver)37 ± 344 ± 539 ± 3
  • Values are mean ± SE; n = 6;

  • P < 0.05 vs. control group.