phagocytic vacuole


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phagocytic vacuole

[¦fag·ə¦sid·ik ′vak·yə‚wōl]
(cell and molecular biology)
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Multiplication of Shigella flexneri within HeLa cells: lysis of the phagocytic vacuole and plasmid-mediated contact hemolysis.
4] [micro]g/mL), SiNPs were present within the cytoplasm but did not appear to accumulate in phagocytic vacuoles (Figures 4B, 5B).
These cells had an irregular nucleus, and their cytoplasm contained few phagocytic vacuoles and many granules, 0.