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Penn research shows relationship critical for how cells ingest matter


January 16, 2015

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To survive and fulfill their biological functions, cells need to take in material from their environment. In this process, proteins within the cell pull inward on its membrane, forming a pit that eventually encapsulates the material in a bubble called a vesicle. Researchers at the University of Pennsylvania have now revealed a relationship that governs this process, known as endocytosis.Full Story

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