secretory granule

accession 0030141
componentOf
created [InstanceEdit:216805] May, B, 2008-03-22 08:26:49
databaseName GO
dbId 216798
definition A small subcellular vesicle, surrounded by a membrane, that is formed from the Golgi apparatus and contains a highly concentrated protein destined for secretion. Secretory granules move towards the periphery of the cell and upon stimulation, their membranes fuse with the cell membrane, and their protein load is exteriorized. Processing of the contained protein may take place in secretory granules.
displayName secretory granule
instanceOf
modified [InstanceEdit:9730069] Shorser, Solomon, 2021-05-05
name secretory granule
referenceDatabase [ReferenceDatabase:1] GO
schemaClass GO_CellularComponent
surroundedBy
url https://www.ebi.ac.uk/QuickGO/term/GO:0030141
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