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Lipofuscin

Name: Lipofuscin
Description: Finely granular yellow-brown pigment granules composed of lipid-containing residues of lysosomal digestion. It accumulates in various normal tissues and apparently increases in quantity with age (Adapted from Wikipedia and MSH).
Has role: Pigment
Super-category: Cellular component
Id: sao941755985
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CommentWe need to determine whether this should be under Pigment or Cellular Inclusion.
CurationStatusuncurated  +
DefinitionFinely granular yellow-brown pigment granules composed of lipid-containing residues of lysosomal digestion. It accumulates in various normal tissues and apparently increases in quantity with age (Adapted from Wikipedia and MSH).
Has rolePigment  +
Idsao941755985  +
LabelLipofuscin  +
ModifiedDate21 October 2013  +
SuperCategoryCellular component  +