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macrophage fusion

The binding and fusion of a macrophage to one or more other cells to form a multinucleated cell. [GOC:sl]
National Institutes of Health

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Review
2011
Review
2011
Macrophages undergo fusion with other macrophages to form the hallmark multinucleated giant cells of chronic inflammation… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Multinucleated giant cells, characteristic of granulomatous infections, originate from the fusion of macrophages. Using an… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Multinucleated giant cells, characteristic of granulomatous infections, originate from fusion of macrophages, however, little is… Expand
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Review
2005
Review
2005
  • A. Vignery
  • Trends in cell biology
  • 2005
  • Corpus ID: 38912336
Macrophages are present in all tissues and can fuse with themselves to differentiate into multinucleate osteoclasts or giant… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
The foreign body reaction (FBR) develops in response to the implantation of almost all biomaterials and can be detrimental to… Expand
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Review
2000
Review
2000
  • A. Vignery
  • International journal of experimental pathology
  • 2000
  • Corpus ID: 11724037
Membrane fusion is a ubiquitous event that occurs in a wide range of biological processes. While intracellular membrane fusion… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
The macrophage fusion receptor (MFR), also called P84/BIT/SIRPα/SHPS-1, is a transmembrane glycoprotein that belongs to the… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
ABSTRACT We had previously identified a macrophage surface protein whose expression is highly induced, transient, and specific… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Inasmuch as we recently demonstrated that IL-4 is a strong inducer of monocyte/macrophage fusion and IL-13 has been observed to… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Interleukin-4 induced the formation of foreign body-type giant multinucleated cells from human monocyte-derived macrophages, an… Expand
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