cytostome

Stable, specialized structure for the ingestion of food by the cell into phagosomes. [PMID:10503189]
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2014
2014
The cytostome-cytopharynx complex is the main site of endocytosis of Trypanosoma cruzi epimastigotes. Little is known about the… (More)
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2008
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2008
During the bloodstage of malaria infection, the parasite internalizes and degrades massive amounts of hemoglobin from the host… (More)
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2008
2005
2005
High resolution scanning electron microscopy was used to analyze the surface of epimastigote, amastigote and trypomastigote forms… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
It has been known for many years that trypanosomatids require exogenous essential growth factors in order to divide. Two surface… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
Mesodinium rubrum (Lohmann 1908) Jankowski 1976 (= Myrionecta rubra) is a common photosynthetic marine planktonic ciliate which… (More)
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1999
1999
Okuda, K., Esteva, M., Segura, E. L., and Bijovsky, A. T. 1999. The cytostome of Trypanosoma cruzi epimastigotes is associated… (More)
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1986
1986
A short cylindrical pocket arises as an infolding from the ventral surface of the reservoir near the canal in several species… (More)
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1985
1985
The green, phototrophic euglenoid, Colacium libellae, has a vestigial cytostome and cytopharynx. The membrane forming the simple… (More)
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Review
1977
Review
1977
Malaria-infected red cells and free parasites have limited capabilities for the biosynthesis of amino acids. Therefore, the… (More)
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