transitional endoplasmic reticulum


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transitional endoplasmic reticulum (TER),

the exit site of proteins leaving the granular endoplasmic reticulum (rough endoplasmic reticulum) destined to enter the Golgi apparatus for modification and packaging.
See also: granular endoplasmic reticulum.
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