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Thursday 16 October 2003

Intracellular organelle transport is essential for morphogenesis and functioning of the cell.


- endoplasmic reticulum
- Golgi apparatus
- Mitochondria
- peroxysomes
- lysosomes

Intercellular membrane transport

Cellular organelles in the exocytic and endocytic pathways have a distinctive spatial distribution. They communicate through an elaborate system of vesiculo-tubular transport (vesicular transport or vesicle transport).


- organelle diseases

  • mitochondrial diseases
  • peroxisomal diseases
  • lysosomal diseases

- organelle lesions

  • mitochondrial lesions
  • peroxisomal lesions
  • lysosomal lesions

See also

- cellular organelle movement
- organelle protein import
- organelle transport
- organelle proteomics
- target organelle


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