Example sentences for: peroxisomes

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  • Peroxisomes shorten chains of very long fatty acids, unsaturated fatty acids and branched fatty acids by β-oxidation [ 60 61 ] . They play critical roles in synthesis of ether phospholipids and cholesterol [ 62 63 ] . Peroxisomal abundance is associated with high membrane demand such as myelination in the central nervous system [ 64 65 ] and peroxisome diseases result in defective myelination [ 66 ] . Because the outer mitochondrial membrane normally tightly wraps around mitochondria, the extension of the outer membrane during vacuolation requires new membranes.

  • The third control was the presence of a contaminant organelle, peroxisomes (Fig.

  • The presence of peroxisomes in mutant SOD1-induced MVISE is a surprise.

  • Peroxisomes could provide the new membranes by either synthesis of lipids or fusing themselves with the vacuolar membrane.

  • The basic features of MVISE are expansion of mitochondrial intermembrane space, extension of mitochondrial outer membrane, collapse and/or disintegration of the matrix and inner membrane, and involvement of peroxisomes.

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