I heard a prof. saying that when people are getting older that there aren't only fat cells getting between and around muscle cells, so that humans gets weaker and weaker, but also that fat cells can get into muscle cells.

Is this true, and how is this done?

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    $\begingroup$ Fat in muscle cells or fat cells in muscle cells? The latter seems unlikely. $\endgroup$ – Polisetty Oct 19 '16 at 12:55
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    $\begingroup$ She talked about cells $\endgroup$ – Marijn Oct 19 '16 at 15:13
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    $\begingroup$ I might double-check with your professor about what exactly she said. Fat accumulating in muscle cells is something that happens, but fat cells entering muscle cells seems pretty far-fetched. $\endgroup$ – Forest Oct 19 '16 at 15:46
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    $\begingroup$ I got her answer, and indeed she meant droplets of fat. So by this my question is answered $\endgroup$ – Marijn Oct 19 '16 at 20:48

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