anaplerosis


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an·a·ple·ro·sis

(an'ă-pler-ō'sis),
The process of replenishment of depleted metabolic cycle or pathway intermediates; most commonly referring to the tricarboxylic acid cycle.
[G. filling up, fr. ana-, up, + plerosis, filling, fr. pleroō, to fill]

anaplerosis

An obsolete term for:
(1) Any type of anaplastic surgery (see there) in which tissue is transplanted into the operative site to normalise the region’s contour;
(2) A near-extinct term for any form of repair, surgical, metabolic or pharmacologic repair or restitution of a damaged or defective body structure or function;
(3) Citric acid cycle.
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AMPD deficiency does not seem to affect either TCA or glycolysis by anaplerosis upon exercise invivo.
2000) In vivo quantification of parallel and bidirectional fluxes in the anaplerosis of Corynebacterium glutamicum, Journal of Biological Chemistry 275: 35932-35941.
Exercise with low muscle glycogen augments TCA cycle anaplerosis but impairs oxidative energy provision in humans.