Methods for Lipid Droplet Biophysical Characterization in Flaviviridae Infections

Lipid droplets (LDs) are intracellular organelles for neutral lipid storage, originated from the endoplasmic reticulum. They play an essential role in lipid metabolism and cellular homeostasis. In fact, LDs are complex organelles, involved in many more cellular processes than those initially propose...

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Main Authors: Ana S. Martins, Ivo C. Martins, Nuno C. Santos
Format: Article
Published: Frontiers Media S.A. 2018-08-01
Series:Frontiers in Microbiology
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