Endosome - Are the site of cellular digestion o contain up...

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Endosome vesicle formed from plasma membrane budding encloses extracellular fluid and substances large ones called a phagosome or vacuole Autophagy lysosomal degradation pathway for cytoplasmic material survival mechanism during short-term starvation Lysosomes
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Unformatted text preview: Are the site of cellular digestion o contain up to 40 enzymes for digestion • Acid Hydrolases o Active at acid pH (5) • Hydrogen ion pump in lysosomal membrane o drives ions from cytoplasm into lumenal space o generates internal acidic environment...
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This document was uploaded on 11/03/2011 for the course BIOLOGY BSC1105 at Broward College.

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