Skip Header

You are using a version of browser that may not display all the features of this website. Please consider upgrading your browser.


Host multivesicular bodyHost endosomeHost cell


The host multivesicular bodies are a type of late endosome containing internal vesicles formed following the inward budding of the host outer endosomal membrane. The contents of the MVBs are then released into the lysosome lumen. The proteins found in the limiting membrane of MVBs are recycled to other compartments.


Host corpuscula multivesicularis
Host ECV
Host endosomal carrier vesicle
Host multivesicular bodies
Host MVB


› Cellular component


host multivesicular body [ GO:0072494 ]