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Developmental cell
Sep 09, 2019 50 (5) 530-532
Vol. 50, Issue 5, Medline Page 530-532

Un-phased: Lipid Droplets Modulate the Bioavailability of Antibiotics.

Authors: Walther TC, Farese RV
In a paper recently published in Science (Greenwood et al., 2019), Greenwood and colleagues now describe a fascinating example of how partitioning of a small lipophilic molecule into a phase-separated cellular constituent, the lipid droplet (LD), contributes to its antibacterial action against Mycobacterium tuberculosis.