Membrane dynamics in phagocytosis
Jw. Booth et al., Membrane dynamics in phagocytosis, SEMIN IMMUN, 13(6), 2001, pp. 357-364
SEMINARS IN IMMUNOLOGY
Year of publication
357 - 364
Engulfment of particles by phagocytes involves remodeling of the plasma mem brane. We review recent work that suggests that focal exocytosis of endomem branes plays an important role in pseudopod extension during phagocytosis.