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(Science: biology) formation into, or multiplication of, vacuoles. The state of having become filled with vacuoles.The formation of a [[vacuole.

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Apoptosis in the substantia nigra

... neurons were found in glial cells. Autophagic degeneration or necrosis were not detected in melanized neurons. Signs of oxidative stress, such as vacuolation of mitochondria, were observed in melanized neurons devoid of apoptotic features. These findings demonstrate that apoptosis is involved ...

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by MarkHolland
Sat Mar 30, 2013 3:03 pm
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Apoptosis in the substantia nigra
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