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microbodies

membrane-bound cytoplasmic particles containing enzymes and other substances.


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Starvation

In eukaryotic cells, how does starvation lead to oxidative stress and increase in the number of peroxisomes or microbodies?

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by Adz795
Thu Jan 12, 2012 7:44 am
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Starvation
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Hope you guys can answer this.

... bilayer ----------------------------------------- Which of the following functions in secretion: (a) Mitochondria (b) Chloroplasts (c) Nucleus (d) Microbodies (e) Golgi apparatus/yes Secretes proteins and other substances out of the cell via vesicules --------------------------------------------- ...

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by Leela
Wed Aug 26, 2009 4:42 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Hope you guys can answer this.
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... bilayer ----------------------------------------- Which of the following functions in secretion: (a) Mitochondria (b) Chloroplasts (c) Nucleus (d) Microbodies (e) Golgi apparatus --------------------------------------------- Which of the following statements is INCORRECT? (a) Enzymes do not affect ...

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by cpu2007
Sun Aug 23, 2009 1:14 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Hope you guys can answer this.
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by aliengeek
Thu Jan 08, 2009 7:47 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Best Biology Definitions
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Peroxisomes

These organelles were formerly called microbodies. Any detailed information or description? What do they function in the cell? thanks a lot!

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by zhenhai
Thu Apr 06, 2006 2:58 am
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Peroxisomes
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