Chapter 12

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  1. What is the function of the ER?
    Biosynthesis of proteins destined for incorporation into plasma membrane

    Synthesis of proteins destined for export from cell

    Biosynthesisof lipids a) cholesterol; b) plasma membrane

    Incorporation into organelles of endomembrane system
  2. Smooth Endoplasmic Reticulum is involved in?
    • Drug Detoxification
    • Carbohydrate Metabolism
    • Calcium Storage
    • Steroid Biosynthesis
  3. Drug Detoxification involves _________ and why?
    hydroxylation

    • Addition of OH groups are more soluble and easier to
    • excrete
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Chapter 12
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