Lipid droplet

Known as: Fat Droplet, Lipid Inclusion, Droplet, Lipid 
Dynamic cytoplasmic organelles found in almost all cells. They consist of a central core of LIPIDS surrounded by a phospholipid monolayer studded… (More)
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2010
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2010
Eukaryotic cells store oils in the chemical form of triacylglycerols in distinct organelles, often called lipid droplets. These… (More)
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2009
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2009
The intracellular storage and utilization of lipids are critical to maintain cellular energy homeostasis. During nutrient… (More)
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2009
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2009
Long underappreciated as important cellular organelles, lipid droplets are finally being recognized as dynamic structures with a… (More)
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2007
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2007
The lipid droplet (LD) is an organelle that is used for the storage of neutral lipids. It dynamically moves through the cytoplasm… (More)
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2007
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2007
Lipodystrophy is a disorder characterized by a loss of adipose tissue often accompanied by severe hypertriglyceridemia, insulin… (More)
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2006
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2006
Lipid storage droplets are universal organelles essential for the cellular and organismal lipometabolism including energy… (More)
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2006
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2006
BACKGROUND Lipid droplets are ubiquitous organelles that are among the basic building blocks of eukaryotic cells. Despite central… (More)
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2002
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2002
We found that caveolin-2 is targeted to the surface of lipid droplets (Fujimoto, T., Kogo, H., Ishiguro, K., Tauchi, K., and… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
The adipose differentiation-related protein (ADRP) was first characterized as a mRNA induced early during adipocyte… (More)
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1985
Highly Cited
1985
We report that the dye nile red, 9-diethylamino-5H-benzo[alpha]phenoxazine-5-one, is an excellent vital stain for the detection… (More)
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