rough microsomemedical dictionary

<cell biology> Small vesicles obtained by sonicating cells and that are derived from the rough endoplasmic reticulum. Have bound ribosomes and can be used to study protein syntheis.

Origin: Gr. Soma = body

(17 Dec 1997)

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