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The Golgi grows up

The Golgi apparatus of the cell has long baffled biologists, mainly because it is unclear how proteins are conveyed through it on their way to the cell surface. Some innovative microscopy may resolve the issue.

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Figure 1: Two models of protein trafficking through the Golgi.


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Malhotra, V., Mayor, S. The Golgi grows up. Nature 441, 939–940 (2006).

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