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Quantification of Lipid Abundance and Evaluation of Lipid Distribution in Caenorhabditis elegans by Nile Red and Oil Red O Staining

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10.3791/57352-v

March 5th, 2018

March 5th, 2018

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1Leonard Davis School of Gerontology, University of Southern California, 2Molecular & Computational Biology Section, University of Southern California, 3Integrative Program for Biological & Genome Sciences, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Nile red staining of fixed Caenorhabditis elegans is a method for quantitative measurement of neutral lipid deposits, while oil red O staining facilitates qualitative assessment of lipid distribution among tissues.

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