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Rab18 Dynamics in Adipocytes in Relation to Lipogenesis, Lipolysis and Obesity
(Public Libray of Science (PLOS), 2011)
Lipid droplets (LDs) are organelles that coordinate lipid storage and mobilization, both processes being especially important in cells specialized in managing fat, the adipocytes. Proteomic analyses of LDs have consistently ...
The Role of Autophagy in White Adipose Tissue Function: Implications for Metabolic Health
White adipose tissue (WAT) is a highly adaptive endocrine organ that continuously remodels in response to nutritional cues. WAT expands to store excess energy by increasing adipocyte number and/or size. Failure in WAT ...