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Table 2 Parameters characterizing the GIG regulatory system. Consumption

From: A mathematical model of brain glucose homeostasis

Segment Compartment Flow (ml/s)* Glucose consumption (mg/s)& Insulin consumption (ng/s)& Glucagon consumption (pg/s)&
Brain CSF 0 -- -- --
  mass 0 0.65 0.27 19.42
  blood 13 -- -- --
Lung mass 0 0.08 3.70 12.23
  blood 100 -- -- --
Pancreas mass 0 0.01 0.0 0.0
  blood 1.75 -- -- --
Gastrointestinal mass 0 0.25 0.26 39.80
  blood 15.75 -- -- --
Liver mass 0 0.12 21.43 470.62
  blood 22.523 -- -- --
Kidney mass 0 0.02 0.79 313.75
  blood 20.5 -- -- --
Muscle mass 0 0.67 0.74 390.91
  blood 21 -- -- --
Residual mass 0 0.22 0.81 323.0
  blood 23 -- -- --
Cardiocirculatory arterial 100 0.22 -- --
  venous 100 -- -- --
  1. *: [21]
  2. &: [32]. Estimated on base of compartmental mass.