PMID: 7001252Nov 13, 1980Paper

L-leucine and a nonmetabolized analogue activate pancreatic islet glutamate dehydrogenase

Nature
A Sener, W J Malaisse

Abstract

The release of insulin evoked by nutrients in the pancreatic beta-cell is attributed to either the activation of a stereospecific receptor by the nutrient molecule itself or the generation of one or more signal(s) through the intracellular metabolism of the nutrient secretagogue. The first of these hypotheses is apparently supported by the fact the nonmetabolized amino acids, especially the L-leucine analogue b(-)2-amino-bicyclo[2,2,1]heptane-2-carbocyclic acid (BCH), stimulate insulin release. However, we now report evidence in support of the second hypothesis. We present data consistent with the idea that BCH induces insulin release through the allosteric activation of glutamate dehydrogenase. This is compatible with the fuel hypothesis, which states that the secretory response to nutrient secretagogues depends always on an increase of catabolic fluxes in the islet cells.

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