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Keyword - Host endosome (KW-1039)

Definition

Protein found in or associated with host endosomes, which are highly dynamic membrane systems involved in transport within the host cell, they receive endocytosed host cell membrane molecules and sort them for either degradation or recycling back to the host cell surface. They also receive newly synthesised proteins destined for host vacuolar/lysosomal compartments.

Category

Cellular component

GOi

host cell endosome [ GO:0044174 ]

Graphical

Cellular componentHost endosome