Control of synthesis of retained and secreted liver proteins in relation to amino acid supply
The objective of this contribution is to survey the current status of responses of liver protein synthesis to variations in the quantity and quality of amino acid supplied. This survey will distinguish between the synthesis of proteins retained in the liver and of proteins secreted into the blood. The picture will be integrated with other aspects of liver cell metabolism which occur concomitantly with these changes in protein synthesis. A more detailed account of the evidence has been published elsewhere1.
KeywordsDiurnal Rhythm Liver Protein Albumin Synthesis Ribosome Aggregation Amino Acid Supply
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