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Table 1 Parameters characterizing the GIG regulatory system: Concentration

From: A mathematical model of brain glucose homeostasis

Segment Compartment Volume (ml)* Glucose concentration (mg/ml)& Insulin concentration (ng/ml)& Glucagon concentration (pg/ml)&
Brain CSF 150 0.584 0.028 8.02
  mass 1374 0.184 0.024 8
  blood 6.0 0.884 0.402 78.614
Lung mass 1669 0.591 0.080 16.001
  blood 70 0.971 0.436 81.120
Pancreas mass 70 0.662 150.672 27985.9
  blood 0.29 0.962 27.115 1575.13
Gastrointestinal mass 3041 0.639 0.087 15.995
  blood 12.4 0.939 0.407 76.705
Liver mass 1541 1.304 0.182 18.027
  blood 6.28 1.104 0.902 159.225
Kidney mass 253 0.668 0.052 11.554
  blood 1.03 0.968 0.372 55.701
Muscle mass 22023 0.611 0.061 16.767
  blood 101 0.951 0.377 57.982
Residual mass 27668 0.847 0.081 20.747
  blood 125 0.914 0.377 49.921
Cardiocirculatory arterial 1129 0.968 0.436 81.104
  venous 3609 0.973 0.497 81.324
  1. *: [21]
  2. &: [32]. Estimated on base of compartmental mass.