SMOOTH ENDOPLASMIC RETICULUM
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Definitions of SMOOTH ENDOPLASMIC RETICULUM
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A type of endoplasmic reticulum lacking associated ribosomes on the membrane surface. It exhibits a wide range of specialized metabolic functions including supplying enzymes for steroid synthesis, detoxification, and glycogen breakdown. In muscle cells, smooth endoplasmic reticulum is called SARCOPLASMIC RETICULUM.
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