Agranular endoplasmic reticulum

agranular endoplasmic reticulum

agranular endoplasmic reticulum a·gran·u·lar endoplasmic reticulum (ā-grān’yə-lər)
Endoplasmic reticulum lacking in ribosomal granules, usually a characteristic of cells that secrete steroid hormones.


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