Fat-storing cell | definition of fat-storing cell by Medical dictionary
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a multilocular fat-filled cell present in the perisinusoidal space in the liver.
See also: Ito cells
fat-stor·ing cell (fat-stōr'ing sel)
A multilocular fat-filled cell present in the perisinusoidal space in the liver.
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-using the combined ingredients of bitter orange blossom and caffeine.
Now, a team reports that one such virus works by transforming adult stem cells into fat-storing cells
In subsequent experiments, the researchers found that exposing fat-storing cells
from mice and fat-metabolizing liver cells from rats to C275 caused the cells to accelerate their metabolism of fat.