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Portion of the nucleus of an epiblast cell

High power TEM of a portion of the nucleus (N) of an epiblast cell of a stage 3 embryo in vitro, 145-170 hours post-insemination (original magnification x17,000). The Golgi complex (G) is located in the juxtanuclear region. Smooth surfaced vesicles and coated vesicles are present in the vicinity of the Golgi zones.

From: Lopata et al., 1982. Reproduced with permission of the publisher, John Wiley & Sons.

Keywords: Golgi complex, coated vesicles, epiblast cell, nucleus, nucleus of epiblast cell, smooth surfaced vesicles

Source: The Virtual Human Embryo.