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Term:
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
homeostasis pathway +      
acid-base homeostasis pathway +  
altered homeostasis pathway +    
cardiovascular system homeostasis pathway +    
energy homeostasis pathway +    
glucose homeostasis pathway +    
Those pathways involved in the balanced maintenance of glucose levels, transport and processing as demanded by the needs of the cells, tissues and organs. Glucose is an important and the most efficient fuel source. Disruption of glucose homeostasis underlies many complex disorders.
inorganic chemical homeostasis pathway +    
mitochondria homeostasis pathway +    
organic chemical homeostasis pathway +    
surfactant homeostasis pathway +   

Synonyms
Definition Sources: GO:0042593, PMID:15466941

paths to the root

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