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Term:
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
exocytosis +     
constitutive secretory pathway +   
exocytic insertion of neurotransmitter receptor to postsynaptic membrane +   
exocytic process +   
exosomal secretion +   
negative regulation of exocytosis +   
positive regulation of exocytosis +   
regulated exocytosis +   
A process of exocytosis in which soluble proteins and other substances are initially stored in secretory vesicles for later release. It is found mainly in cells that are specialized for secreting products such as hormones, neurotransmitters, or digestive enzymes rapidly on demand.
regulation of exocytosis +   

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: regulated secretory pathway
Definition Sources: GOC:mah, ISBN:0716731363

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