Golgi stack


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Golgi stack

the Golgi apparatus as seen in thin section electron micrographs of a cell; the set of flattened, disk-shaped cisternae resembling a stack of plates. Called also dictyosome.
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On some micrographs, the Golgi stacks show cisternae ending with spheroidal distentions that enclose a fuzzy materi al of low electron density (Fig.
Type 3 cells possess distended RER cisternae and Golgi stacks ending in spheroidal distentions.