Phagosomes

Known as: Phagocytic vesicle, Phagosome 
Membrane-bound cytoplasmic vesicles formed by invagination of phagocytized material. They fuse with lysosomes to form phagolysosomes in which the… (More)
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1960-2017
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Lysosome-associated membrane proteins 1 and 2 (LAMP-1 and LAMP-2) are delivered to phagosomes during the maturation process. We… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
In higher metazoans, phagocytosis is essential in host defense against microbial pathogens and in clearance of apoptotic cells… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Mycobacterium tuberculosis is an intracellular pathogen persisting within phagosomes through interference with phagolysosome… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Induction of cytotoxic T-cell immunity requires the phagocytosis of pathogens, virus-infected or dead tumour cells by dendritic… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Flotillin-1 was recently shown to be enriched on detergent-resistant domains of the plasma membrane called lipid rafts. These… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Phagosomes are key organelles for the innate ability of macrophages to participate in tissue remodeling, clear apoptotic cells… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Peptides from endogenous proteins are presented by major histocompatibility complex class I molecules, but antigens (Ags) in the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
We have used the cryosection immunogold technique to study the composition of the Mycobacterium tuberculosis phagosome. We have… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Survival of Salmonella typhimurium within macrophage phagosomes requires the coordinate expression of bacterial gene products… (More)
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Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
The interactions between the L. pneumophila phagosome and monocyte lysosomes were investigated by prelabeling the lysosomes with… (More)
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