Copper in White Fat Cells (image) DOE/Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory Share Print E-Mail Caption A fluorescent probe creates a heat map of copper in white fat cells. Higher levels of copper are shown in yellow and red. The left panel shows normal levels of copper from fat cells of control mice, and the right panel shows cells deficient in copper. Credit Credit: Lakshmi Krishnamoorthy and Joseph Cotruvo Jr./UC Berkeley Usage Restrictions All rights reserved. Editorial use only with credit. Commercial use prohibited. Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.