Electron microscopy indicates that the intermuscular lipid sac walls of Pleuragramma antarcticum consist of several white adipocytes arranged circumferentially around a large lipid droplet. Since sac walls are cellular, the lipid may be available for metabolism in addition to its obvious role in buoyancy.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||3|
|State||Published - Apr 1989|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Agricultural and Biological Sciences(all)