platelet dense tubular network

accession 0031094
created [InstanceEdit:160533] Schmidt, EE, 2005-03-23 05:24:35
databaseName GO
dbId 161284
definition A network of membrane-bounded compartments found in blood platelets, where they regulate platelet activation by sequestering or releasing calcium. The dense tubular network exists as thin elongated membranes in resting platelets, and undergoes a major ultrastructural change, to a rounded vesicular form, upon addition of thrombin.
displayName platelet dense tubular network
modified [InstanceEdit:9750511] Weiser, JD, 2021-08-11
name platelet dense tubular network
referenceDatabase [ReferenceDatabase:1] GO
schemaClass GO_CellularComponent
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