Developing fruit of Euonymus alatus, or burning bush. The white seed endosperm produces novel acetyl triacylglycerols, or acTAGs, while the orange aril tissue around the seed produces normal vegetable oil.

Image Credit: Timothy Durrett, Michigan State University.

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  1. David Herman on November 28, 2010 6:58 PM

    This is great! How did you learn this stuff?

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