diplosome


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diplosome

[′dip·lə‚sōm]
(cell and molecular biology)
A double centriole.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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The cytoplasm contains free ribosomes (mostly polysomes), mitochondria, clear vesicles, and the diplosome (Figs.
Developing spermatogonia and oogonia have two functional centrioles (diplosomes) in their centrosomes, showing the typical "9+0" organization of microtubule triplets --common to all somatic cells.