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  • v. Present participle of phagocytose.


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  • However, due to their lack of phagocytosing capability it seems that their immune capacity is not fully developed like traditional immune cells such as macrophages and granulocytes.

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  • The use of pH-dependent BioParticles allowed us to determine the number of phagocytosing cells in the population, the kinetics of uptake and change in pH of the lysosomes.

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  • Confocal imaging of the phagocytosing CHM and control monocytes demonstrated the presence of fluorescent BioParticles inside of the phagolysosomes (

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  • FACS analysis was done on the large population of phagocytosing monocytes from 7 CHM and 6 controls to determine the differences in fluorescence intensity of the cells following the feeding (

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