Format

Send to:

Choose Destination

Coated Pits, Cell-Membrane

Specialized regions of the cell membrane composed of pits coated with a bristle covering made of the protein CLATHRIN. These pits are the entry route for macromolecules bound by cell surface receptors. The pits are then internalized into the cytoplasm to form the COATED VESICLES.

Year introduced: 1991(1983)

PubMed search builder options

Subheadings:

Tree Number(s): A11.284.149.165.175

MeSH Unique ID: D003034

Entry Terms:

  • Coated Pits, Cell Membrane
  • Bristle-Coated Pits
  • Bristle Coated Pits
  • Bristle-Coated Pit
  • Pit, Bristle-Coated
  • Pits, Bristle-Coated
  • Cell-Membrane Coated Pits
  • Cell Membrane Coated Pits
  • Cell-Membrane Coated Pit
  • Coated Pit, Cell-Membrane
  • Pit, Cell-Membrane Coated
  • Pits, Cell-Membrane Coated

Previous Indexing:

See Also:

Supplemental Content

Loading ...
Support Center