ergastoplasm

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ergastoplasm

(ɜːˈɡæstəˌplæzəm)
n
(Biology) biology endoplasm that is associated with protein synthesis
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In addition, the following electronic microscopic criteria were also observed: Inflation in mitochondria, disintegration and decrease in the order of and a generic decrease in the number of crystae, short and irregular microvilli, invagination in the nuclei, vesiculation in the granular endoplasmic reticulum, transition from granular endoplasmic reticulum to a smooth one, and inflations within the intercellular areas.
A circulating macrophage with a positive peroxidase reaction in cytoplasmatic granules, nuclear envelope, and granular endoplasmic reticulum is illustrated in Fig.
Tubular structures of a poorly developed granular endoplasmic reticulum and a moderate number of mitochondria were randomly distributed in the cytoplasm.