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    • Zebrafish kidney phagocytes utilize macropinocytosis and Ca+-dependent endocytic mechanisms. 

      Hohn, Claudia; Lee, Sang-Ryul; Pinchuk, Lesya M.; Petrie-Hanson, Lora (Public Library of ScienceDepartment of Basic SciencesCollege of Veterinary Medicine, 2/2/2009)
      BACKGROUND: The innate immune response constitutes the first line of defense against invading pathogens and consists of a variety of immune defense mechanisms including active endocytosis by macrophages and granulocytes. ...