Fat cell Adipocyte

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Subjects: Microbiology--Study and teaching--Audio-visual aids
Fat cells--Audio-visual aids
Adipose tissues
Formats: Print
Material Type: Three-dimensional nonprojected graphic -- Monograph
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Wilmington, DE : Giantmicrobes, Inc., c2007
Series: Giantmicrobes by Drew Oliver
Giantmicrobes
LC Classification: Q, QR
Alternate Titles: Portion of title: Adipocyte
Additional Authors: Oliver, Drew
Giantmicrobes (Firm)
Notes: UPC: 874665004341
Title from tag on item
"The average human body has 40 billion corpulent little cells whose primary job is to make you fat! These portly little adipocytes (Greek for 'fat cell') are just trying to be helpful, of course. The fat they store provides warmth and protection for your body, and even transports essential vitamins such as A, D, E, and K throughout your body. Most importantly, the energy in your fat can keep you alive for months, if the need ever arises [...]"-- Tag
Summary: Stuffed toy made to look like a fat cell. The figure is accompanied by an identifying hang-tag with information and a color illustration scaled at million times the actual size
Physical Description: 1 stuffed toy : beige, plush material ; 10 x 10 x 10 cm
OCLC Number: 654118597
ISBN/ISSN: 8746650043

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