GOLGI APPARATUS By N., Sam M.S. - 1 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." Related Psychology Terms LEGAL PSYCHIATRY (Forensic Psychiatry) APPARATUS VISUAL CLIFF LIE DETECTOR NEURON (Nerve Cell) ORGANELLE BCL-2 PROTEIN METABOLISM CHILD ABUSE (The Battered-Child Syndrome) MENTAL RETARDATION (PREVENTION, CARE, AND TREATMENT) Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "GOLGI APPARATUS," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/golgi-apparatus/ (accessed December 2, 2021).