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Substance Name: Glycogen
RN: 9005-79-2
UNII: 309GSC92U1


  • Wikipedia: Glycogen is the molecule that functions as the secondary long-term energy storage in animal and fungal cells. It is made primarily by the liver and the muscles, but can also be made by glycogenesis within the brain and stomach...

Molecular Formula

  • Unspecified

Molecular Weight

  • 1152.9995

Classification Codes

  • Reproductive Effect
  • TSCA Flag XU (Exempt from Reporting under Chemical Data Reporting Rule)
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Glycogen

MeSH Heading

  • Glycogen


  • Animal starch
  • EINECS 232-683-8
  • Glycogen
  • Liver starch
  • Lyoglycogen
  • Phytoglycogen
  • UNII-309GSC92U1

Systematic Name

  • Glycogen

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 9005-79-2


  • 309GSC92U1

System Generated Number

  • 0009005792