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smooth endoplasmic reticulum (SER)

Robert C. King, William D. Stansfield and Pamela K. Mulligan

in A Dictionary of Genetics

Seventh edition

Published in print January 2007 | ISBN: 9780195307610
Published online January 2007 | e-ISBN: 9780199891429
smooth endoplasmic reticulum (SER)

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endoplasmic reticulum that lacks ribosomes; sometimes called the agranular reticulum. SER is common in cells that are actively synthesizing

Reference Entry.  69 words. 

Subjects: Genetics and Genomics

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