The Golgi Apparatus

Diagram and Picture of Golgi

The Golgi Apparatus functions in the synthesis of proteins. The cis face, facing the Endoplasmic Reticulum, receives recently assembled proteins. When the proteins leave the trans face, they are modified and ready for secretion.

Images from Berg, L. 1997. Introductory Botany - Plants, People and their Environment. Saunders College Publishing