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  • Article: Cells Living in Cells
  • Author(s): Sally Warring
  • Publisher: ASU - Ask A Biologist
  • Site name: ASU - Ask A Biologist
  • Date published: February 24, 2016
  • Date accessed: November 14, 2017
  • Link: http://askabiologist.asu.edu/how-do-cells-eat
APA Style
Sally Warring. (2016, February 24). Cells Living in Cells. ASU - Ask A Biologist. Retrieved November 14, 2017 from http://askabiologist.asu.edu/how-do-cells-eat
American Psychological Association. For more info, see http://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/560/10/
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Sally Warring. "Cells Living in Cells." ASU - Ask A Biologist. 24 February 2016. http://askabiologist.asu.edu/how-do-cells-eat.
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Sally Warring. "Cells Living in Cells." ASU - Ask A Biologist. 24 Feb 2016. ASU - Ask A Biologist, Web. 14 Nov 2017. http://askabiologist.asu.edu/how-do-cells-eat
Modern Language Association, 7th Ed. For more info, see http://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/747/08/
A macrophage eating a fungal cell

Phagocytosis in action: Here, a macrophage (stained blue) has engulphed a fungal cell (light yellow). Next, it will release digestive enzymes into the area holding the fungal cell to kill the cell.

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A macrophage eating a fungal cell

Phagocytosis in action: Here, a macrophage (stained blue) has engulphed a fungal cell (light yellow). Next, it will release digestive enzymes into the area holding the fungal cell to kill the cell.

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Be part of Ask A Biologist

by volunteering, or simply sending us feedback on the site. Scientists, teachers, writers, illustrators, and translators are all important to the program. If you are interested in helping with the website we have a Volunteer page to get the process started.