multivesicular body


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multivesicular body

a primary lysosome with engulfed vesicles.
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In both phases, it was possible to observe the presence of multivesicular body, a thick structure delimited by a membrane full of small vesicles loosen in its interior (Fig.
On the other hand, we agree with these authors, who assume that the multivesicular body derives from elements of the Golgi apparatus.
Figure 22 shows that the multivesicular body fuses with a membrane around a spicule and opens into a space for a spicule.