RhoG is required for both FcγR- and CR3-mediated phagocytosis.

@article{Tzircotis2011RhoGIR,
  title={RhoG is required for both FcγR- and CR3-mediated phagocytosis.},
  author={George Tzircotis and Vania M. M. Braga and Emmanuelle Caron},
  journal={Journal of cell science},
  year={2011},
  volume={124 Pt 17},
  pages={2897-902}
}
Phagocytosis is a highly ordered process orchestrated by signalling through Rho GTPases to locally organise the actin cytoskeleton and drive particle uptake. Specific Rho family members that regulate phagocytosis are not known, as the majority of studies have relied on the use of dominant-negative mutants and/or toxins, which can inactivate multiple Rho GTPases. To identify the relevant GTPases for phagocytosis through the Fcγ receptor (FcγR) and complement receptor 3 (CR3), we depleted 20 Rho… CONTINUE READING

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