GLYCOGEN By N., Sam M.S. - 5 the name given to a polysaccharide that is formed and stored in the liver and other tissues from glucose. Primary source of chemical energy. Easily broken down into glucose molecules. GLYCOGEN: "Glycogen is also called animal starch." Related Psychology Terms STIMULUS (literally “goad”) PICA ORGONE THERAPY (Vegetother- apy) ANIMAL BEHAVIOR JUNG, CARL GUSTAV (1875-1961) HEARING (AUDITION) AUDITORY SPACE PERCEPTIO ANDERSEN'S DISEASE CARBOHYDRATE INSULIN SHOCK THERAPY Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "GLYCOGEN," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/glycogen/ (accessed January 25, 2022).