eBook Lipid Droplets, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 0124095216
  • ISBN-13: 9780124095212
  • DDC: 612.397
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 270 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released June 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013
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Overview

This new volume of Methods in Cell Biology looks at lipid droplets LDs, covering sections on analyses of LDs in model systems, cell/tissue-specific analyses of LDs and imaging and in vitro analyses of LD biogenesis and growth. Chapters are written by experts in the field. With cutting-edge material, this comprehensive collection is intended to guide researchers of LDs for years to come.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Other Frontmatter.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Contributors.
Preface.
1: Proteomic Studies of Isolated Lipid Droplets from Bacteria, C. elegans, and Mammals.
2: Analysis of Yeast Lipid Droplet Proteome and Lipidome.
3: Visualization of Lipid Droplets in C. elegans by Light and Electron Microscopy.
4: Analysis of Lipid Droplet Dynamics and Functions in Drosophila melanogaster.
5: Analysis of Oil Droplets in Microalgae.
6: Studying Lipolysis in Adipocytes by Combining siRNA Knockdown and Adenovirus-Mediated Overexpression Approaches.
7: Analysis of Lipid Droplets in Hepatocytes.
8: Analysis of Lipid Droplets in Cardiac Muscle.
9: Imaging Cytoplasmic Lipid Droplets in Enterocytes and Assessing Dietary Fat Absorption.
10: Lipid Droplets and Viral Infections.
11: Purification of Integral Membrane Proteins and Lipid-Binding Assays.
12: Imaging of Neutral Lipids and Neutral Lipid Associated Proteins.
13: Imaging Lipid Droplets by Electron Microscopy.
14: Imaging Lipid Droplet Fusion and Growth.
Other Backmatter.
Index.