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Descriptor English: Trogocytosis
Descriptor Spanish: Trogocitosis
Descriptor trogocitosis
Scope note: Proceso en el que partes de la membrana de la célula diana se cortan o roen activamente y se transfieren a los monocitos. Aunque es similar a la FAGOCITOSIS, no implica engullimiento.
Descriptor Portuguese: Trogocitose
Descriptor French: Without translation
Entry term(s): Trogocytoses
Tree number(s): G04.917
G12.888
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D000088383
Scope note: Process in which parts of target cell membrane is actively chopped up or gnawed and transferred to monocytes. Although similar to PHAGOCYTOSIS it does not involve engulfing.
Allowable Qualifiers: DE drug effects
GE genetics
IM immunology
PH physiology
RE radiation effects
Previous Indexing: Phagocytosis (2010-2021)
Public MeSH Note: 2022
History Note: 2022
DeCS ID: 59680
Unique ID: D000088383
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Date Established: 2022/01/01
Date of Entry: 2021/07/09
Revision Date: 2021/07/01
Trogocytosis - Preferred
Concept UI M000740805
Scope note Process in which parts of target cell membrane is actively chopped up or gnawed and transferred to monocytes. Although similar to PHAGOCYTOSIS it does not involve engulfing.
Preferred term Trogocytosis
Entry term(s) Trogocytoses



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