Membrane dynamics in phagocytosis

Citation
Jw. Booth et al., Membrane dynamics in phagocytosis, SEMIN IMMUN, 13(6), 2001, pp. 357-364
Citations number
49
Language
INGLESE
art.tipo
Review
Categorie Soggetti
Immunology
Journal title
SEMINARS IN IMMUNOLOGY
ISSN journal
1044-5323 → ACNP
Volume
13
Issue
6
Year of publication
2001
Pages
357 - 364
Database
ISI
SICI code
1044-5323(200112)13:6<357:MDIP>2.0.ZU;2-3
Abstract
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.