Number of lysosomes per cell

Range 50 to 1,000 Lysosomes/cell
Organism Mammals
Reference Editor: Dr. Robert A. Meyers, Encyclopedia of Molecular Cell Biology and Molecular Medicine, James Fred Dice, Biogenesis, Structure and Function of Lysosomes, p.620 left column top paragraph
Comments There are 50 to 1,000 lysosomes per mammalian cell, but a single large or multilobed lysosome called the vacuole in fungi and plants.
Entered by Uri M
ID 107483