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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

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Image Number D450-1

Fat tissue from a mouse. The brown borders of the cells are perilipin protein. The protein controls the release—or not—of fat for energy.

Photo by Saverio Cinti and Andrew Greenberg.



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Last Modified: 5/23/2006