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to ensheathe, infold, or insert a structure within itself or another.

Origin: L. In, in, _ vagina, a sheath

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The Fiber Disease

... feature of trichorrhexis invaginata. In its place were certain hairs with a golf tee morphology. These represent the proximal half of the invaginate node seen in typical Netherton disease. Scanning electron microscopy demonstrated the three-dimensional quality of this abnormality, which ...

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by London
Wed Aug 23, 2006 9:53 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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animal cells-cell wall

i think the cell is hard to invaginate... so endocytosis and exocytosis wouldn't happen.. it would be a big problem if leucoytes have tough cell wall, they can't do fagocytosis reaction to lysis unknown and dangerous molecular things... ...

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by bass_lasso9
Sun Oct 30, 2005 1:28 pm
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: animal cells-cell wall
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Views: 4386

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