Golgi complex


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Noun1.Golgi complex - a netlike structure in the cytoplasm of animal cells (especially in those cells that produce secretions)Golgi complex - a netlike structure in the cytoplasm of animal cells (especially in those cells that produce secretions)
cytol, cytoplasm - the protoplasm of a cell excluding the nucleus; is full of proteins that control cell metabolism
vesicle, cyst - a small anatomically normal sac or bladderlike structure (especially one containing fluid)
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Macrogolgin -a new 376 kD Golgi complex outer membrane protein as target of antibodies in patients with rheumatic diseases and HIV infections.
Ikonen, "Dissecting the role of the Golgi complex and lipid rafts in biosynthetic transport of cholesterol to the cell surface," Proceedings of the National Acadamy of Sciences of the United States of America, vol.
These embryos also displayed alterations in the endoplasmic reticulum (ER), Golgi complex (GC), and mitochondria (Figures 1 and 2).
This chaperone has two main functions: (i) transfer unfolded proteins to the cytoplasm and aid in the process of ubiquitination and degradation and (ii) accelerate the ATP-mediated protein folding process with transfer to the Golgi complex [16-19].
It has been shown that improperly folded proteins could be retained in Golgi complex or ER by chaperone complexes, and this is a well-documented quality control step in eukaryotic cells [40].
Finally, ATF6 is activated in the Golgi complex through proteolytic cleavage and translocates to nucleus where it cooperates with XBP1 in upregulation of chaperones and ERAD-related genes [43].
The FB body is large and pleomorphic; the Golgi complex is prominent; the rER is well developed, the cell processes are few, short, and of large caliber, thus being easily appreciable under a light microscope.
EE cells have a more distinct Golgi complex than other endothelial cells in blood vessels of the heart.
Part I focuses on proteins, including the Atg5-12 families, ubiquitin, p62, and the Golgi complex and autophagosomes in protein secretion.