Flashcards in Chapter 3 Deck (72)
smooth ER (4)
-synthesize steroids & other lipids
-detoxifies alcohols & drugs
small granules & RNA
golgi complex (2)
-put finishing touches on protein synthesis (packaging)
where can the vesicles from the golgi end up?
-fuse with plasma membrane
-become secretory vesicles for later release
lysosomes derive from? function?
-produced my golgi
-intracellular digestion of macromolecules
-resemble lysosomes, but are not produced by golgi
-produce hydrogen peroxide
hollow cylindrical organelles that dispose of surplus proteins
specialized for synthesizing ATP
where is it thought that the mitochondria originated from?
-short assembly of microtubules arranged in 9 groups of 3 microtubles
-important in cell division
-make up the centrosomes (2x)
two types of inclusions
-stored cellular products