exocytosis

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exocytosis

[¦ek·sō·sī′tō·səs]
(cell and molecular biology)
The extrusion of material from a cell.
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In response to cellular secretions characteristic of inflammatory reactions, the number of ICAM-1 molecules on the surfaces of some mucosal cells increases many fold, to as many as 350 million per cell.

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