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Proximal centriole

Definition

noun

A centriole in a spermatozoon located close or anterior to nucleus.


Supplement

This is in contrast to distal centriole that is located far from the nuclear region.


Synonym:

Compare: distal centriole.


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Proximal and Distal Centrioles

Hello. Can anyone help me understand the difference underlying a proximal and distal centriole and their relationship (if any) with a mother/daughter centriole. Thanks.

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by CptnKidd
Sun Dec 13, 2009 12:41 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Proximal and Distal Centrioles
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