Chapter 4 - 2. Histology Tissues and Membranes. Adipose Connective Tissue. Mature cells are specialized for storage of triglycerides and largest cells in body. Adipocytes are derived from fibroblast cells. Cells fill up with triglycerides which push cell nuclei to the periphery of the cell.
Tissues and Membranes
Two types: Compact and Spongy
Nucleus is spherical and dark purple inside pale blue cytoplasm (5-17 um)
Second most prominent wbc (20-25%)