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Contact: Sonia Armengou
Institute for Research in Biomedicine (IRB Barcelona)

Microscopy Image Showing Cells of the Fat Body

Caption: This is a microscopy image showing cells of the fat body. In Drosophila the storage and management of energy is regulated by cells from this tissue.

Credit: Lara Barrio, IRB Barcelona

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