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And the sixth D: Diarrhea
a) CAT1 and CAT2 are important enzymes of fatty acid beta oxidation. Glucagon upregulates this process
b) glycogen formation is inhibited by glucagon, so that glucose can be used by cells
c) acetyl CoA carboxylase is used for fatty acid synthesis and thus decreased by increased glucagon
d) glucagon increases ketogenesis
Basically, they want to know what is the function of glucagon.