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Vitamins, Harmones and Hemoglobin

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In which one of the following tissues is glucose transport into the cell enhanced by insulin?



A Brain.
B Lens.

C Red blood cells.
D Adipose tissue.

Ans. D Adipose tissue.

The major tissues in which glucose transport requires insulin are muscle and adipose tissue. The metabolism of the liver responds to insulin, but hepatic glucose transport is determined by blood glucose concentration and does not require insulin.

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