Image of the Day: Assorted Adipose

Fat cells use glucose and certain amino acids to produce these accumulated lipid droplets (red).

The Scientist Staff
Nov 17, 2015

UC SAN DIEGO JACOBS SCHOOL OF ENGINEERING, METABOLIC SYSTEMS BIOLOGY LAB(See “Branched-chain amino acid catabolism fuels adipocyte differentiation and lipogenesis,” Nature Chemical Biology, 2015.)

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Image of the Day: Assorted Adipose

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