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Molecular mechanisms of late apoptotic/necrotic cell clearance

Poon, Ivan; Hulett, Mark; Parish, Christopher


Phagocytosis serves as one of the key processes involved in development, maintenance of tissue homeostasis, as well as in eliminating pathogens from an organism. Under normal physiological conditions, dying cells (e.g., apoptotic and necrotic cells) and pathogens (e.g., bacteria and fungi) are rapidly detected and removed by professional phagocytes such as macrophages and dendritic cells (DCs). In most cases, specific receptors and opsonins are used by phagocytes to recognize and bind their...[Show more]

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Date published: 2010
Type: Journal article
Source: Cell Death and Differentiation
DOI: 10.1038/cdd.2009.195


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