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Epinephrine, norepinephrine, adrenocorticotropic hormone, and glucagon all initiate a cyclic AMP second messenger system in adipose cells enabling lipase to begin catalyzing the hydrolysis of fat, beginning its mobilization for fuel.

Glycerol is a mere phosphorylation and oxidation away from dihydroxyacetone phosphate, so glycerol can be easily mobilized to enter either glycolysis or gluconeogenesis.

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