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Quantification of Efferocytosis by Single-cell Fluorescence Microscopy
 

Quantification of Efferocytosis by Single-cell Fluorescence Microscopy

Article doi: 10.3791/58149
August 18th, 2018 Usage Statistics

Summary August 18th, 2018

Efferocytosis, the phagocytic removal of apoptotic cells, is required to maintain homeostasis and is facilitated by receptors and signaling pathways that allow for the recognition, engulfment, and internalization of apoptotic cells. Herein, we present a fluorescence microscopy protocol for the quantification of efferocytosis and the activity of efferocytic signaling pathways.

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