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Volume 2013, Article ID 545739, 10 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/545739
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Okadaic Acid, a Bioactive Fatty Acid from Halichondria okadai, Stimulates Lipolysis in Rat Adipocytes: The Pivotal Role of Perilipin Translocation

1Division of Cardiovascular, Department of Internal Medicine, School of Medicine, College of Medicine, Taipei Medical University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
2Department of Emergency, Shin Kong Wu Ho-Su Memorial Hospital, Taipei 11101, Taiwan
3Department of Anatomy, School of Medicine, College of Medicine, Taipei Medical University, No. 250, Wu-Hsing Street, Taipei 11031, Taiwan
4Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, College of Medicine, Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan
5Department of Pharmacology, School of Medicine, College of Medicine, Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan

Received 21 August 2013; Accepted 7 October 2013

Academic Editor: Joen-Rong Sheu

Copyright © 2013 Nen-Chung Chang et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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