Concept #1: Mechanism of Insulin Secretion
Concept #2: Fed State Metabolism and the Effects of Insulin
Practice: Glipizide is a drug that blocks ATP-gated K+ channels. Which of the following is the likely effect of glipizide on insulin secretion from β cells?
Practice: Buddy the Elf eats three pounds of spaghetti with maple syrup and M&Ms® on top. Which of the following metabolic processes are likely occurring at an increased rate in Buddy’s body as a result of this meal? (Choose all that apply.)