transcytosis


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transcytosis

[‚tranz‚sī′tō·səs]
(cell and molecular biology)
A form of intracellular vesicular traffic in which endocytosed macromolecules are transferred across the cell and released (via exocytosis) at the opposite plasma membrane domain.
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13] Studies that focus on facilitating the passage of nanoparticles through the BBB via receptor-mediated transcytosis [14] and adsorptive-mediated transcytosis [15] targeting specific glioma cell ligand molecules still lack the ability to cope efficiently with glioma cell heterogeneity, mutations, and evolution.
Physiological pathway for low-density lipoproteins across the blood-brain barrier: Transcytosis through brain capillary endothelial cells in vitro.
One is as a sink or scavenger receptor for chemokines and the other is involved in the transcytosis of chemokines across endothelial cells and presents them to leukocytes.
M cells transfer pathogens and foreign molecules from apical lumen side to basal side via using transcytosis.
They cover cytoskeletal remodeling to ensure proper spatial arrangement of cellular components; processes like transcytosis, exocyst-mediated vesicle trafficking, and endosomal sorting; pathogens and immunity; and the polarity mechanisms involved in collective cell migration.
Maternal antibodies enhance or prevent cytomegalovirus infection in the placenta by neonatal Fc receptor-mediated transcytosis.
Endothelial transcytosis of myeloperoxidase confers specificity to vascular ECM proteins as targets of tyrosine nitration.
In this way, we examined whether SEPEC's cytotoxic factor facilitates transcytosis of these strains in HUVEC monolayers, possibly indicating how SEPEC may reach the bloodstream during sepsis.
I can finally try to manipulate and understand transcytosis.
It is believed that olfactory endothelium and transcytosis play the role in virus transmission to the central nervous system through brain capillary endothelium [15].
Li MV, Zhu M, Zhu B, Wang ZQ: Cholera toxin suppresses expression of ubiquitin editing enzyme A20 and enhances transcytosis.
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