basal state

ba·sal state

(bā'săl stāt)
A resting metabolic state early in the morning after a minimum of 12 hours of fasting. Used for laboratory tests.
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control basal) stimulation of glucose uptake in L6 myotubes over basal state.
001) increase in surface level of GLUT4 compared to basal state in L6-GLUT4myc (Fig.
Q I was taught that the best specimen for a lipid profile is drawn in the early morning from a patient in the basal state who has been fasting for 10 to 12 hours.
NmcR mediates biosynthesis of the carbapenemase enzyme at the basal state, which is further increased when [beta]-lactam-mediated induction occurs (13).
The study concluded that, in a basal state, patients using an insulin pump have greater glycemic control than patients using glargine.