endomembrane


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endomembrane

Any cell membrane (e.g., of the nuclear envelope, the endoplasmic reticulum, the Golgi apparatus, lysosomes, vacuoles, vesicles, endosomes) involved in transporting protein, lipids and other material in eukaryotic cells. Endomembranes do not include membranes of mitochondria and chloroplasts.
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Frontiers of Cellular Microbiology and Cell Biology Spatial and Temporal Dynamics of the Endomembrane System.
The POs are more rounded and the nucleus has rounded up suggesting that in the intact sporocyte the entire nuclear-cytoskeletal complex is under tension perhaps connected to other elements of the cytoskeletal or endomembrane systems.
The origin of this population of vesicles is the endomembrane system, specifically the dictyosomes (Derksen & Emons, 1990).