Golgi body

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Synonyms for Golgi body

a netlike structure in the cytoplasm of animal cells (especially in those cells that produce secretions)

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Protein processing golgi body dysfunction as well as ER stress has been related to neuronal degeneration.
The membranous Golgi body, with its fleshy-looking protuberances and vesicles, looks as if it is actually working.
As a result, the adopted textbook for 7th grade contains five pages with 12 cell parts highlighted as key terms: including endoplasmic reticulum, Golgi body, lysosomes, mitochondria, and ribosomes.
Arising usually in a vesicle derived from the Golgi body (Popham 1979), its function is to dissolve the various egg layers so that fusion of spermatozoon and ovum can occur (Colwin & Colwin 1967, Franklin 1970, Longo 1973).
He demonstrated the first enzyme of the Golgi body (nucleoside diphosphatase).
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