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Plin4  -  perilipin 4

Mus musculus

Synonyms: Adipocyte protein S3-12, Kiaa1881, Perilipin-4, S3-12, mKIAA1881
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  1. Identification of Mouse Prp19p as a Lipid Droplet-associated Protein and Its Possible Involvement in the Biogenesis of Lipid Droplets. Cho, S.Y., Shin, E.S., Park, P.J., Shin, D.W., Chang, H.K., Kim, D., Lee, H.H., Lee, J.H., Kim, S.H., Song, M.J., Chang, I.S., Lee, O.S., Lee, T.R. J. Biol. Chem. (2007) [Pubmed]
  2. S3-12, Adipophilin, and TIP47 package lipid in adipocytes. Wolins, N.E., Quaynor, B.K., Skinner, J.R., Schoenfish, M.J., Tzekov, A., Bickel, P.E. J. Biol. Chem. (2005) [Pubmed]
  3. Adipose tissue expression of the lipid droplet-associating proteins S3-12 and perilipin is controlled by peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor-gamma. Dalen, K.T., Schoonjans, K., Ulven, S.M., Weedon-Fekjaer, M.S., Bentzen, T.G., Koutnikova, H., Auwerx, J., Nebb, H.I. Diabetes (2004) [Pubmed]
  4. Adipocyte protein S3-12 coats nascent lipid droplets. Wolins, N.E., Skinner, J.R., Schoenfish, M.J., Tzekov, A., Bensch, K.G., Bickel, P.E. J. Biol. Chem. (2003) [Pubmed]
  5. OP9 mouse stromal cells rapidly differentiate into adipocytes: characterization of a useful new model of adipogenesis. Wolins, N.E., Quaynor, B.K., Skinner, J.R., Tzekov, A., Park, C., Choi, K., Bickel, P.E. J. Lipid Res. (2006) [Pubmed]
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