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Term:
attachment organelle (GO:0033099)
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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
acidocalcisome +  
anammoxosome 
attachment organelle +  
A membrane-bounded extension of the cell, originally characterized in Mycoplasma species, that contains an electron-dense core that is part of the cytoskeleton and is oriented lengthwise and ends distally in a bulbous knob (terminal button). Required for adherence to host cells and involved in gliding motility and cell division.
cis-Golgi network +   
endoplasmic reticulum +   
endoplasmic reticulum-Golgi intermediate compartment +   
ER body 
exoneme 
Golgi apparatus +   
hydrogenosome +  
karyomere 
methane-oxidizing organelle 
microbody +   
microneme +  
mitochondrion +   
mitosome 
mononeme 
nucleomorph 
nucleus +   
omegasome  
PHA granule 
pirellulosome 
plastid +  
platelet dense tubular network +   
protein body 
subsynaptic reticulum 
vacuole +   
viral assembly compartment 

Synonyms
Definition Sources: PMID:11325545, PMID:12003948

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