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bleb cell extension

Known as: bleb, plasma membrane bleb 
A cell extension caused by localized decoupling of the cytoskeleton from the plasma membrane and characterized by rapid formation, rounded shape, and… 
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Blebs are spherical cellular protrusions that occur in many physiological situations. Two distinct phases make up the life of a… 
Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Blebbistatin (BLEB) is a recently discovered compound that inhibits myosin-II ATPase activity. In this study, we tested BLEB in… 
Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
PurposeTo establish a new classification system for filtering blebs according to clinical morphologic parameters. The purpose of… 
Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
The P2X7 ATP receptor mediates the cytotoxic effect of extracellular ATP. P2X7-dependent cell death is heralded by dramatic… 
Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Human tonsil germinal center (GC) B cells rapidly undergo apoptosis in culture. Annexin-V binding shows an early event in this… 
Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
The mechanism of Fas antigen‐induced hepatocyte apoptosis was investigated. Using a monoclonal antibody directed against the Fas… 
Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Three of the predominant features of apoptosis are internucleosomal DNA fragmentation, plasma membrane bleb formation, and… 
Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
BACKGROUND & AIMS The mechanism of plasma membrane blebbing (dissociation of the lipid bilayer from the membrane cytoskeleton) in… 
Review
1995
Review
1990
Review
1990
The critical events that lead to the transition from reversible to irreversible injury remain unclear. Studies are reviewed that…