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Postby asutoshsahu » Tue Jun 28, 2005 9:32 am

When i was reading my biology book i came across this question. Please solve the question.

How Golgibody helps in membrane transformation.

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Postby James » Tue Jun 28, 2005 4:32 pm

At the golgi ends, a vesicle forms by being 'pinched' off which, through the process of exocytosis release their contents outside the cell memebrane, but also transfrom the membrane when the vesicle's membrane fuses with the cellular membrane, to produce one flowing membrane.

As can be seen here
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