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    A vacuole (/ˈvækjuːoʊl/) is a membrane-bound organelle which is present in plant and fungal cells and some protist, animal, and bacterial cells. Vacuoles...
    17 KB (2,037 words) - 18:03, 10 June 2024
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    previously known as pulsatile or pulsating vacuole. The contractile vacuole is a specialized type of vacuole that regulates the quantity of water inside...
    10 KB (1,304 words) - 12:50, 2 July 2024
  • The food vacuole, or digestive vacuole, is an organelle found in simple eukaryotes such as protists. This organelle is essentially a lysosome. During...
    1 KB (131 words) - 11:13, 26 May 2023
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    The parasitophorous vacuole (PV) is a structure produced by apicomplexan parasites in the cells of its host. The PV allows the parasite to develop while...
    4 KB (431 words) - 05:31, 3 December 2023
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    Autophagy (redirect from Autophagic vacuole)
    cell to a lysosome in mammals, or vacuoles in yeast and plants, and the two organelles fuse. Within the lysosome/vacuole, the contents of the autophagosome...
    77 KB (9,110 words) - 16:54, 19 July 2024
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    Phagosome (redirect from Phagocytic vacuole)
    toxins that interfere with host trafficking, so the Legionella-containing vacuole recruits membrane proteins usually found on the endoplasmic reticulum or...
    28 KB (3,339 words) - 09:21, 2 July 2024
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    only in animals, and the term vacuole is applied to those in plants, fungi and algae (some animal cells also have vacuoles). Discoveries in plant cells...
    43 KB (4,709 words) - 17:51, 12 June 2024
  • Cytoplasm-to-vacuole targeting (CVT) is an autophagy-related pathway which occurs in fungi and specifically yeasts. This is a mechanism occurs under starvation...
    5 KB (594 words) - 07:57, 4 May 2024
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    Nucleolus (redirect from Nucleolar vacuole)
    a clear area in the center of the structure referred to as a nucleolar vacuole. Nucleoli of various plant species have been shown to have very high concentrations...
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    effector proteins that recruit host factors to the Legionella-containing vacuole (LCV) transforming the membrane into one that is indistinguishable from...
    38 KB (4,494 words) - 17:26, 9 July 2024
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    membrane-bound organelle called the contractile vacuole. Amoeba proteus has one contractile vacuole which slowly fills with water from the cytoplasm...
    15 KB (1,662 words) - 21:46, 27 March 2024
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    Gas vesicle (redirect from Gas vacuole)
    Gas vesicles, also known as gas vacuoles, are nanocompartments in certain prokaryotic organisms, which help in buoyancy. Gas vesicles are composed entirely...
    22 KB (2,713 words) - 07:53, 6 May 2024
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    neurovascular conditions. Vacuoles are cellular organelles that contain mostly water.[citation needed] Plant cells have a large central vacuole in the center of...
    36 KB (3,649 words) - 05:36, 29 June 2024
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    such as the ribosomes, mitochondria, plant plastids, lipid droplets, and vacuoles. Many cellular activities take place within the cytoplasm, such as many...
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    as those of animals) lack. These include the large water-filled central vacuole, chloroplasts, and the strong flexible cell wall, which is outside the...
    95 KB (8,045 words) - 02:05, 13 July 2024
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    As a food vacuole moves along, enzymes from the cytoplasm enter it, to digest the contents. As enzymatic digestion proceeds, the vacuole contents become...
    29 KB (3,055 words) - 11:09, 4 July 2024
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    Vacuolization is the formation of vacuoles or vacuole-like structures, within or adjacent to cells. Perinuclear vacuolization of epidermal keratinocytes...
    2 KB (168 words) - 13:14, 28 March 2022
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    corallina exhibits cyclic cytoplasmic flow around a large central vacuole. The large central vacuole is one of the largest organelles in a plant cell and is generally...
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  • Asian countries, this disorder is known as distal myopathy with rimmed vacuoles (DMRV). IBM2 causes progressive muscle weakness and wasting. Muscle wasting...
    16 KB (1,661 words) - 01:17, 14 July 2024
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    membrane, cytoplasm, nucleus, and a large vacuole. The nucleus is present at the periphery of the cytoplasm. The vacuole is prominent and present at the center...
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