Exosomes: Tiny Vesicles With Enormous Potential
Infographic Feb 21, 2019
Exosomes are tiny cell-derived vesicles which have captured the attention of cell biologists, and diagnostic and therapeutic industries.
At first, it was thought that exosomes contained debris with no biological significance. However, recent studies have revealed that there is more to them than first thought.
Download this infographic to discover:
- The origin of exosomes
- Where exosomes are found
- How they could be harnessed in the medical world
- The biggest challenge that needs to be overcome in order for their diagnostic and therapeutic potential to be realized
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