Problem: Astrocytes often serve as support cells that provide fuel for the neurons. Describe briefly the processes carried out by astrocytes to feed the neurons. 

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Astrocytes respond to glutamatergic activity by increasing their glycolytic activity, which leads in increased lactate release. 

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Astrocytes often serve as support cells that provide fuel for the neurons. Describe briefly the processes carried out by astrocytes to feed the neurons. 

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