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Term:
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
phagocytic vesicle +     
secondary lysosome +     
autolysosome  
clathrin-coated phagocytic vesicle +  
early phagosome +   
pexophagosome 
phagocytic vesicle lumen +   
phagocytic vesicle membrane +   
phagolysosome +   
A membrane-bounded intracellular vesicle formed by maturation of an early phagosome following the ingestion of particulate material by phagocytosis; during maturation, phagosomes acquire markers of late endosomes and lysosomes.

Synonyms
Related Synonyms: late phagocytic vesicle ;   late phagosome
Xrefs: Wikipedia:Phagolysosome
Definition Sources: GOC:mah, PMID:12388753

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