PLANT LYSOSOMES

Jacks, Thomas J. tjacks at COMMSERVER.SRRC.USDA.GOV
Tue Oct 28 12:30:47 EST 1997


  I think the closest plant counterparts to animal lysosomes are 
protein bodies (aleurone grains) that contain acid proteinase, acid 
phosphatase, etc. and are located in seeds.  See: Arch. Biochem. 
Biophys. 124: 466-471 (1968).





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