Size of porosomes in exocrine and neuroendocrine cells

Range 100 to 180 nm
Organism Eukaryotes
Reference Jena BP. Porosome: the secretory NanoMachine in cells. Methods Mol Biol. 2013 931: 345-65. doi: 10.1007/978-1-62703-056-4_17. p.346 bottom of page and p.350 top of pagePubMed ID23027011
Comments "Porosomes in exocrine pancreas and in neuroendocrine cells are cup-shaped supramolecular structures, measuring 100–180 nm at the opening and 25–45 nm in relative depth."
Entered by Uri M
ID 108564