Dictionary » R » RER




(cell biology)

An abbreviation for rough endoplasmic reticulum (ER), a eukaryotic organelle made up of a system of membranous tubes and sacs studded with ribosomes on its surface.


Compare: smooth endoplasmic reticulum (SER).
See also: rough endoplasmic reticulum for additional information.

Please contribute to this project, if you have more information about this term feel free to edit this page

This page was last modified 06:33, 30 September 2008. This page has been accessed 16,571 times. 
What links here | Related changes | Permanent link