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Synonyms for vesicle

a small anatomically normal sac or bladderlike structure (especially one containing fluid)

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Zinner syndrome is a triad of mesonephric duct abnormality comprising of unilateral renal agenesis, ipsilateral seminal vesicle cyst, and ejaculatory duct obstruction.
These versatile cells act both as factories and warehouses, making and storing insulin in tiny sacs called vesicles.
After fusing with the bouton's outer membrane and releasing its contents, a vesicle gets recycled back into the bouton.
The genus is characterized by the shape of the postantennal organ with numerous (11-20), compound vesicles, antennal III sense organ with 5 papillae and 2 ribbed sensory clubs, the presence of the chaeta d0 on head and chaeta p0 on abdominal tergum IV, abdominal tergum VI with 1 medial chaeta, tibiotarsal distal whorl with 9 chaetae, furcal area with 2+2 chaeta in 1 row (Weiner 1996; Pomorski 1998) and usually 2 manubrial rows mm and mp, chaetae from the ma row displaced on the level of dental microchaetae, male ventral organ usually present and anal spines absent.
Small components called vesicles crisscross the cell on various missions, carrying precious molecular goods such as insulin and neurotransmitters.
Their research shed new light on how tiny bubbles called vesicles act as cargo carriers inside cells.
Now, we've realised that this is also important in for instance diabetes, because we know that insulin is released by these vesicles and we know that the immune system is regulated also by this vesicle transport mechanism.
The vesicle size analysis revealed that, the average size of vesicles for niosomal formulation of MTX was 155.
The recipient cell can take up this extracellular vesicle through different mechanisms.
As the official journal of the ASEMV, Exosomes and Microvesicles will provide open access to global data, supporting the organization's mission to advance extracellular vesicle research and support the scientists, institutions and laboratories working in this field.
While it is known that many synaptic proteins are involved in the complex process of neurotransmitter release, the question of whether synaptic vesicle proteins and synaptic membrane proteins are equally or differentially affected in selective brain regions in AD has been adressed in few studies.
In summer, there was much less vesicle formation (0.
Identification of prostatic carcinoma invasion in the seminal vesicle is directly associated with tumor staging and is well regarded as an indication of poor prognosis.
Following an overview of the topic, 23 contributions are organized into sections on vesicle dynamics and cell types, molecular mechanisms of exocytosis, and intracellular messengers and exocytosis.