Search
Descriptor in English: Endocytosis
Descriptor in Spanish: Endocitosis
Descriptor in Portuguese: Endocitose
Descriptor in French: Endocytose
Entry term(s): Endocytoses
Tree number(s): G04.417
Scope note: Cellular uptake of extracellular materials within membrane-limited vacuoles or microvesicles. ENDOSOMES play a central role in endocytosis.
Allowable Qualifiers: DE drug effects
ES ethics
GE genetics
IM immunology
PH physiology
RE radiation effects
History Note: 76(73); was see under PHAGOCYTOSIS 1975
See also the descriptors: Endosomes MeSH
DeCS UI: 4787
Descriptor UI: D004705
Date Established: 1976/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2016/06/17
Endocytosis - Preferred
Concept UI M0007403
Scope note Cellular uptake of extracellular materials within membrane-limited vacuoles or microvesicles. ENDOSOMES play a central role in endocytosis.
Preferred term Endocytosis
Entry term(s) Endocytoses



We want your feedback on the new DeCS / MeSH website

We invite you to complete a survey that will take no more than 3 minutes.


Go to survey