In order to better understand hepatic energy production and glucose formation in various types of diets, Southwestern Medical Center,frey Browning of the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, the sources of hepatic glucose and TCA cycle flux in weight – stable subjects conducted, and in patients after carbohydrate – or calorie – restricted diets.
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