ADIPOCYTES, PHOSPHOLIPIDS & BIRDS
November 5th, 2022
1. Animals that become naturally obese, do they have enormously increased numbers of adipocytes compared to their leaner relatives?
2. Is the number of adipocytes relative to body mass constant in carnivores?
3. Do saturated fatty acids in phospholipids help keep cell membranes fluid?
4. Can birds fatten faster than about 10% of their body mass pr day?
5. How do bird’s energy stores change before migration?