ID #1963

Could you please explain the concept of a vessicle?

A vesicle is a spherical, fluid-filled compartment separated from the cytoplasm by a lipid bilayer membrane. And yes, when membrane receptors get sent back to the plasma membrane, they get transported from the early endosome to the cell membrane via "empty" vesicles.

Print this record Print this record
Send to a friend Send to a friend
Show this as PDF file Show this as PDF file
Export as XML-File Export as XML-File