Rough Endoplasmic Reticulu1

Rough Endoplasmic Reticulu1 - o Exported from cell...

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Rough Endoplasmic Reticulum - Function Allows specific proteins to be modified and targeted to different destinations Modification o amino acid chain cleaved or sidegroups added (mainly glycosylation) o glycosylation = addition of carbohydrate (sugar) groups Destination o Domestic - Cytosolic, Nuclear, Organelles
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Unformatted text preview: o Exported from cell Glycoproteins • Proteins synthesized on RER are generally gycosylated • Cytosolic proteins generally not glycosylated • ER Glycosylation ( MH - do not need to know detailed information about this process)...
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This document was uploaded on 11/03/2011 for the course BIOLOGY BSC1105 at Broward College.

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