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Endoplasmic Reticulum/Reticulo Endoplasmatico


This lesson will describe the structure and function of a cell's endoplasmic reticulum.

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Endoplasmic Reticulum/Retículo Endoplasmático

En esta leccion vamos a discutir el retículo endoplasmático y a examinar su estructura y su función en una célula.


(0:00-1:24) Endoplasmic Reticulum (ER) Overview

(1:25-2:13) The Endomembrane System

(2:14-5:14) Structure of the ER

Terms to Know
  • Endomembrane System

    A system of cellular structures including the endoplasmic reticulum, nuclear envelope, golgi body, and vesicles that is used to synthesize and package proteins and lipids

  • Endoplasmic Reticulum

    A cell organelle that assembles and packages proteins and lipids

  • Ribosomes

    A cell organelle responsible for synthesizing proteins

  • Rough Endoplasmic Reticulum

    A part of the endoplasmic reticulum with proteins embedded in it - mainly responsible for assembling and packaging proteins

  • Smooth Endoplasmic Reticulum

    A part of the endoplasmic reticulum responsible for mostly packaging lipids