acanthosome


acanthosome
(1) Spinous membranous organelle found in skin fibroblasts from nude mice as a result of chronic ultraviolet irradiation.
(2) Sometimes used as a synonym for coated vesicle (should be avoided).

Dictionary of molecular biology. 2004.


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