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Perilipin-2, human

Known as: ADRP, Adipophilin, Adipose Differentiation-Related Protein 
Perilipin-2 (437 aa, ~48 kDa) is encoded by the human PLIN2 gene. This protein plays a role in cellular lipid storage
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2015
Highly Cited
2015
IMPORTANCE Historically, early detection of small asymptomatic kidney tumors presages better patient outcome. Screening for… 
Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
Cytoplasmic lipid droplets (CLD) are organelle-like structures that function in neutral lipid storage, transport and metabolism… 
Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Despite the ubiquity of neutral lipid storage droplets and their importance in obesity, very little is known about how their… 
Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
We investigated the molecular basis of progressive diabetic renal injury in db/db mice by profiling kidney gene expression. Using… 
Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Most mammalian cells package neutral lipids into droplets that are surrounded by a monolayer of phospholipids and a specific set… 
Highly Cited
2001
Review
1999
Review
1999
Although all animal cells package and store neutral lipids in discrete intracellular storage droplets, there is little… 
Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
The adipose differentiation-related protein (ADRP) was first characterized as a mRNA induced early during adipocyte…