Developmental Biology: Holding Pattern for Histones

Dawn L. Brasaemle, Jeffrey C C. Hansen

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New research on lipid droplets in Drosophila embryos has led to the surprising conclusion that these poorly understood organelles have a novel role as a regulated storage depot of maternally supplied proteins, particularly histones.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)R918-R920
JournalCurrent Biology
Issue number21
StatePublished - Nov 7 2006

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • General Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology
  • General Agricultural and Biological Sciences


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