cell organelle

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Cells metabolize their old proteins and cell organelles by breaking them down in a process called autophagy.
The integrity of cell organelles in the secondary follicles in controls (Figure 5A) and DCV7 group (Figure 5F) was well preserved.
According to a University of Colorado Cancer Center study, autophagy, from the Greek "to eat oneself", is a process of cellular recycling in which cell organelles, called autophagosomes, encapsulate extra or dangerous material and transport it to the cell's lysosomes for disposable.
This bubble fuses with lysosomes, cell organelles whose contents include the enzyme B-galactosidase.
The objective of this present study was to have a further insight into the possible mechanism leading to differential growth of different grains, examine the structure of different cell organelles, and to point out correlations, if any, between their ultrastructural profiles and yielding abilities.
Studies of metabolic syndrome in an animal model have demonstrated that the marine omega-3 fatty acid, docosahexaenoic acid (DHA), increased fatty acid oxidation, probably through the genetically induced proliferation of cell organelles where metabolic energy and heat are produced, namely mitochondria and peroxisomes.
It was postulated that most liver cells actually die by apoptosis [2-3] which is morphologically characterized, by cell shrinkage, formation of apoptotic bodies with intact cell organelles and the absence of inflammation [4].