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dense core granule maturation (GO:1990502)
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dense core granule maturation  
Steps required to transform a dense core granule generated at the trans-Golgi network into a fully formed and transmissible dense core granule. Dense core granule maturation proceeds through clathrin-mediated membrane remodeling events and is essential for efficient processing of cargo within dense core granules as well as for removing factors that might otherwise interfere with dense core granule trafficking and exocytosis.

Exact Synonyms: dense core vesicle maturation
Definition Sources: GOC:kmv, PMID:22654674

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