About   Help   FAQ
Mammalian Phenotype Browser
Term Detail
MP term:increased fat cell size
Synonym: adipocyte hypertrophy
Synonym: fat cell hypertrophy
Synonym: lipocyte hypertrophy
MP id: MP:0006094
Definition: increased size of fat-storing cells found mostly in the abdominal cavity and subcutaneous tissue of mammals
Number of paths to term: 1

is-adenotes an 'is-a' relationship
part-ofdenotes a 'part-of' relationship


mammalian phenotype
        is-aadipose tissue phenotype
                is-aabnormal adipose tissue morphology
                        is-aabnormal fat cell morphology
                                is-aabnormal brown fat cell morphology +
                                is-aabnormal fat cell differentiation +
                                is-aabnormal white fat cell morphology +
                                is-adecreased fat cell size +
                                is-aincreased fat cell size [MP:0006094] (76 genotypes, 78 annotations)
                                        is-aincreased brown fat cell size
                                        is-aincreased white fat cell size

Back to entry page

Contributing Projects:
Mouse Genome Database (MGD), Gene Expression Database (GXD), Mouse Tumor Biology (MTB), Gene Ontology (GO), MouseCyc
Citing These Resources
Funding Information
Warranty Disclaimer & Copyright Notice
Send questions and comments to User Support.
last database update
09/23/2014
MGI 5.19
The Jackson Laboratory