A Genetic Screen for Mutants with Supersized Lipid Droplets in Caenorhabditis elegans

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Shiwei Li; Shibin Xu; Yanli Ma; Shuang Wu; Yu Feng; Qingpo Cui; Lifeng Chen; Shuang Zhou; Yuanyuan Kong; Xiaoyu Zhang; Jialei Yu; Mengdi Wu; Shaobing O. Zhang;

To identify genes that regulate the dynamics of lipid droplet (LD) size, we have used the genetically tractable model organism Caenorhabditis elegans, whose wild-type LD population displays a steady state of size with an upper limit of 3 μm in diameter. From a saturated... View more
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