The modification of proteins by the addition of fatty acids would involve what organelle?
A. Rough endoplasmic reticulum
B. Golgi apparatus
C. A and B
D. Smooth endoplasmic reticulum
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The endoplasmic reticulum (ER) is a series of interconnected membranous sacs and tubules that collectively modifies proteins and synthesizes lipids. However, these two functions are performed in separate areas of the ER: the rough ER and the smooth ER.