mannose-6-phosphate receptors

man·nose-6-phos·phate re·cep·tors (MPR),

receptors in Golgi apparatus to which newly synthesized proteins that are destined to enter lysosomes bind.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
Phagolysosomes are also characterized by a PI(3)P-enriched internal membrane [166, 167] and by the lack of mannose-6-phosphate receptors [168].
The IGF-II receptor (IGF-IIR), which is homologous to the cation-independent mannose-6-phosphate receptor, has a high affinity for IGF-II [65].