What Is Golgi Body?


A Golgi Body or complex is made up of several layers of fluid-filled membrane sacs stacked like pancakes. The purpose of a Golgi body is to sort and transport proteins within a cell.
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The Golgi Apparatus/Bodies have the function to process and package macromolecules (ma-cro-mole-cules) such as protein- Ribosomes and lipids.
The Golgi apparatus is a cell structure mainly devoted to processing the
it was founded by Camilo Golgi in 1898. it packages and distributes proteins and lipids. It gets it's substances from the ER.
Golgi body (noun): a cytoplasmic organelle that consists of a stack...
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Golgi body
an organelle, consisting of layers of flattened sacs, that takes up and processes secretory and synthetic products from the endoplasmic reticulum and then either releases the finished products into various parts of the cell cytoplasm or secretes them to the outside of the cell.
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It is a membrane structure that consists of series of numerous layers forming a sac. Its main function is to process the macromolecules synthesized by the cells.
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