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Cortical vesicle

Cortical vesicle

a vesicle, or membrane-bound bubble, in an animal egg cell that releases proteases and other enzymes immediately after fertilization, chiefly to change the eggs surface cell membrane so that no more sperm cells can enter.


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Re: On Calcium mediated exocytosis and the synaptotogmin fam

... answer, regardless of how much searching i did. The neuron stores some vesicles with neurotransmitter in the tip of the axon, which only fuse with ... to have a calicum-mediated exocytosis mechanism. Among these, fusion of cortical granules with the plasma membrane in the fertilised egg, fusion ...

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by Revenged
Mon Jul 09, 2007 10:40 am
 
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Topic: On Calcium mediated exocytosis and the synaptotogmin family
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On Calcium mediated exocytosis and the synaptotogmin family

... answer, regardless of how much searching i did. The neuron stores some vesicles with neurotransmitter in the tip of the axon, which only fuse with ... to have a calicum-mediated exocytosis mechanism. Among these, fusion of cortical granules with the plasma membrane in the fertilised egg, fusion ...

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by MrMistery
Thu Jul 05, 2007 9:24 am
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: On Calcium mediated exocytosis and the synaptotogmin family
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Views: 3600


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