Neurons with Glycogen (image) Institute for Research in Biomedicine (IRB Barcelona) Share Print E-Mail Caption Neurons accumulate glycogen in small amounts, which is beneficial for them. Glycogen synthase is shown in green, and glycogen accumulation is shown in red. Credit Isabel Sáez, Institute for Research in Biomedicine Usage Restrictions None Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.