I think it is autophagy. Lysosomal degradation. Autophagocytosis. Example of the brown pigment (lipofuscin) here: I am not sure if autophagy is the right answer to the "pathogenic" mechanism of ...
The mitochondria in the sperm are digested upon entry into the egg, making mDNA inheritance exclusively female. What is the advantage of this? Wouldn't some male mDNA be beneficial because of the ...
What is autophagy? How and under which circumstances is it used by the cell? I believe The reason for autophagy is some kind of recycling, am I right? But why does it occur in infections?