Peroxisomes as dynamic organelles

van der Klei, I. J., Aug-2010, In : Febs Journal. 277, 16, p. 3267 1 p.

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Peroxisomes are cell organelles that are present inalmost all eukaryotic cells. Their enzyme content – andhence their function – is highly variable and dependson the organism, cell type and developmental stage,and (in ‘yeast and filamentous fungi) on the growthconditions. Peroxisomes are highly dynamic organelles:both their function and their abundance (number percell, size) may rapidly change in response to externalstimuli.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)3267
Number of pages1
JournalFebs Journal
Issue number16
Publication statusPublished - Aug-2010


  • Animals, Humans, Organelles, Peroxisomes

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