Dept. of Experimental and Clinical Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Ancona (Politecnica delle Marche), Ancona, Italy
Adipose organ. Adipose tissue of the mammary gland. Interaction between epithelial cells in mammary gland and adipocytes. White adipose tissue. Brown adipose tissue. Transdifferentiation.
Lineage tracing. Light microscopy. Immunohistochemistry. Immunocytochemistry. Confocal microscopy. Electron microscopy. LacZ and GFP mice. Morphometry. Micro-dissection. Whole mount tissue embedding, adipose cell culture