GOLGI APPARATUS

the irregular network of membranes and vesicles within a cell that is responsible for modifying, sorting and packaging proteins produced within the cell. Named after Camillo Golgi (1843-1926), Italian histologist.

GOLGI APPARATUS: "The Golgi apparatus are found in cells."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "GOLGI APPARATUS," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/golgi-apparatus/ (accessed October 17, 2019).
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