Algal oil accumulation through GPAT1 overexpression (image) Tokyo Institute of Technology Share Print E-Mail Caption Lipid droplet formation was clearly observed even under normal growth conditions in the GPAT1 overexpression strain. These lipid droplets (detected as green signals) mainly consist of TAGs. Credit Sousuke Imamura Usage Restrictions None Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.