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Fat cell --> adipocyte --Ilikepie 15:38, 2 March 2009 (CST) (Science: pathology) An anima or humanl connective tissue cell specialized for the synthesis and storage of fat. Such cells are bloated with globules of triglycerides, the nucleus being displaced to one side and the cytoplasm seen as a thin line around the fat droplet.


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Re: Fats in the Late Night?

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Things that cause cancer (in modern humans who live longer)

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Wed Oct 31, 2012 11:05 am
 
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histology about kidney !

... right or get an atlas (older editions are good) from the library. PCT cells have those big and fat nuclei dont they.

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by david23
Thu Sep 13, 2012 8:29 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: histology about kidney !
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Molecules entering the bloodstream from skin absorption

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by watermelonstand
Wed Jul 11, 2012 11:42 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Molecules entering the bloodstream from skin absorption
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