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Adrenal Cholesterol: Localization by Electron-Microscope Autoradiography

Science  14 Mar 1969:
Vol. 163, Issue 3872, pp. 1203-1205
DOI: 10.1126/science.163.3872.1203

Abstract

As determined by electron-microscope autoradiography of adrenal glands containing tritiated cholesterol and by modified differential centrifugation techniques, 70 to 80 percent of adrenal cholesterol is contained within lipid droplets of rat adrenal cortical cells.

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