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Cell Garbage Removal
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Cell Garbage Removal

Cell Garbage Removal
Editor's Pics

Cell Garbage Removal

Credit: University of Maryland School of Medicine

Cells on the left have the normal UBQLN2 gene and the red dots show the cell "garbage removal" process in action. The cells on the right have gene mutations that disrupt this process allowing toxic matter to build up in cells. This has been associated with ALS.

Cell Garbage Removal

Credit: University of Maryland School of Medicine


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