zymogen granule

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One of the dense, membrane-bound bodies containing zymogen that is derived from the Golgi body of cells. Zymogen granules occur in particularly large numbers in secretory cells such as the acinar cells of the pancreas.

Subjects: Chemistry — Zoology and Animal Sciences.

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