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Newfound Cell Defense System Features Toxin-Isolating "Sponges"

News   Mar 05, 2020 | Original story from NYU Langone Health

 
Newfound Cell Defense System Features Toxin-Isolating "Sponges"

Electron microscopy images show exosomes (in yellow) soaking up toxins (in purple) released by bacteria (in blue), which are trying to kill a human lung cell (in green). Credit: Courtesy of Nature

 
 
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