Imaging Brings Central Protein in Cellular Self-Cannibalism into Sharp Focus

News   Mar 07, 2018 | Original Story from the Tokyo Medical and Dental University

 
Imaging Brings Central Protein in Cellular Self-Cannibalism into Sharp Focus

By Kam23lesh (Own work) [CC BY-SA 4.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/4.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

 
 
 

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