OBO ID: GO:0010344
Term Name: seed oilbody biogenesis Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • oleosome biogenesis
  • seed oil body organization
  • spherosome biogenesis
Definition: A cellular process that results in the biosynthesis of constituent macromolecules, assembly, and arrangement of constituent parts of a seed oilbody. Seed oilbodies are simple organelles comprising a matrix of triglyceride surrounded by a phospholipid monolayer embedded and covered with unique proteins called oleosins. Seed oilbodies supply the energy requirements for the growth of the seedling after germination. 16877495
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Ontology: GO: Biological Process   QuickGO   AmiGO
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