State-Dependent Changes in Brain Glycogen Metabolism

Mauro DiNuzzo, Anne Walls, Lasse K. Bak, Gulin Oz, Elisabeth R. Seaquist, Helle S. Waagepetersen, Maiken Nedergaard, Arne Schousboe

A fundamental understanding of glycogen structure, concentration, polydispersity and turnover is critical to qualify the role of glycogen in the brain. …

Cerebral Metabolic Changes During Sleep

Nadia Nielsen Aalling, Mauro DiNuzzo, Maiken Nedergaard

The goal of the present paper is to review current literature supporting the occurrence of fundamental changes in brain energy metabolism during the transition from wakefulness to sleep. …