The segregation and degradation of damaged or unwanted cytoplasmic constituents by autophagic vacuoles (cytolysosomes) composed of lysosomes containing cellular components in the process of digestion; it plays an important role in BIOLOGICAL METAMORPHOSIS of amphibians, in the removal of bone by osteoclasts, and in the degradation of normal cell components in nutritional deficiency states.


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<b>Autophagy</b> is the cell repair

Autophagy is the cell repair

body to go into <b>Autophagy</b>.

body to go into Autophagy.

<b>Autophagy</b> works as a cellular

Autophagy works as a cellular

<b>Autophagy</b> has multiple roles

Autophagy has multiple roles

functions of <b>autophagy</b> in

functions of autophagy in

process of <b>autophagy</b>

process of autophagy

process of <b>autophagy</b>.

process of autophagy.

The <b>autophagic</b> system in

The autophagic system in

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