The plasma membrane brings autophagosomes to life

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The plasma membrane is identified as a source for the formation of autophagosomes, the double membrane vesicles that deliver intracellular components to lysosomes for their degradation.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)735-737
Number of pages3
JournalNature Cell Biology
Issue number8
StatePublished - Aug 2010

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  • Cell Biology


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