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Protein Metabolism

Protein Metabolism

Nitrogen Pool

Transamination

Transamination

Transamination

Oxidative Deamination

Oxidative Deamination

Oxidative Deamination

Urea Cycle

PKU - Phenylketonurea

Other errors of metabolism


B. Goitrous Cretinism C. Albinism D. Tyrosinosis E. Alkaptonuria

Heme Catabolism
Heme to Bilirubin in liver to gall bladder to small intestine Converted to urobilinogen reabsorbed to blood, liver, kidney

Bilirubin
Heme to bilirubin to bilirubin diglucuronide (soluble)

Summary of Metabolism

Diagnostic Serum Enzymes

Alcohol Metabolism Effects