OBO ID: GO:0005791
Term Name: rough endoplasmic reticulum Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • RER
  • rough ER
Definition: The rough (or granular) endoplasmic reticulum (ER) has ribosomes adhering to the outer surface; the ribosomes are the site of translation of the mRNA for those proteins which are either to be retained within the cisternae (ER-resident proteins), the proteins of the lysosomes, or the proteins destined for export from the cell. Glycoproteins undergo their initial glycosylation within the cisternae. 0198506732
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Ontology: GO: Cellular Component   QuickGO   AmiGO
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