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In eukaryotes, phospholipids undergo a complex journey from initiation of synthesis to final membrane destination.

Phospholipids are synthesized in the
Select Option endoplasmic reticulum (ER)Golgi apparatusmitochondriaribosomes
. After initial synthesis, phospholipids are transported to the
Select Option endoplasmic reticulum (ER)Golgi apparatusmitochondriaplasma membrane
for additional synthesis. After synthesis is complete, phospholipids are transported to their final destination by
Select Option simple diffusionprotein carriersmembrane vesicleslysosomes
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