Biochemistry - Membrane Structure and Functions - Discussion

Discussion :: Membrane Structure and Functions - Section 1 (Q.No.15)


The smooth endoplasmic reticulum (SER) is the site of

[A]. phospholipid synthesis
[B]. amino acid synthesis
[C]. carbohydrate synthesis
[D]. protein synthesis

Answer: Option A


No answer description available for this question.

Siphilangenkosi said: (Mar 25, 2016)  
Phospholipid is synthesised in rough ER.

Bank Nguyen said: (Aug 8, 2017)  
On smooth ER, the synthesis of carbohydrates, lipids and steroid hormones occur as the main part of its function. Furthermore, detoxification of medication and poisons also take place at smooth ER and it is the store of Calcium ions (most in muscle cells).

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