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Autophagy
(Autophagocytosis)


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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elegans <b>autophagy</b> proteins
elegans autophagy proteins
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<b>Autophagy</b> begins with the
Autophagy begins with the
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<b>Autophagy</b> in health and
Autophagy in health and
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Figure 2: Possible <b>autophagy</b>-
Figure 2: Possible autophagy-
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in <b>autophagy</b> regulators
in autophagy regulators
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of <b>autophagy</b> via different
of autophagy via different
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<b>Autophagy</b> and
Autophagy and
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<b>Autophagy</b> involves the
Autophagy involves the
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