Lipid Droplets


Engelsk definition

Dynamic cytoplasmic organelles found in almost all cells. They consist of a central core of LIPIDS surrounded by a phospholipid monolayer studded with surface proteins, and are involved in LIPID METABOLISM and storage.

Svenska synonymer

Lipidkroppar Oleosomer Oljekroppar

Engelska synonymer

Droplet, Lipid Droplets, Lipid Lipid Droplet Lipid Bodies Lipid Body Lipid Storage Bodies Lipid Storage Body Storage Bodies, Lipid Storage Body, Lipid Adiposomes Adiposome Spherosomes Spherosome Oleosomes Oleosome Oil Bodies Oil Body