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Term:endomembrane system
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Definition:A collection of membranous structures involved in transport within the cell. The main components of the endomembrane system are endoplasmic reticulum, Golgi bodies, vesicles, cell membrane and nuclear envelope. Members of the endomembrane system pass materials through each other or though the use of vesicles.
Synonyms:xref: Wikipedia:Endomembrane_system

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  cellular_component 19733
    cellular anatomical entity 19350
      endomembrane system 3837
        Golgi apparatus + 1384
        clathrin-coated pit + 60
        endoplasmic reticulum + 1280
        endosome + 815
        nuclear envelope + 462
        nuclear outer membrane-endoplasmic reticulum membrane network + 877
        omegasome 2
        retromer complex + 21
        secretory granule + 392
        spine apparatus + 6
        spitzenkorper 0
        transport vesicle + 425
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