Exploring Autophagy in Drosophila
AbstractAutophagy is a catabolic process in eukaryotic cells promoting bulk or selective degradation of cellular components within lysosomes. In recent decades, several model systems were utilized to dissect the molecular machinery of autophagy and to identify the impact of this cellular “self-eating” process on various physiological and pathological processes. Here we briefly discuss the advantages and limitations of using the fruit fly Drosophila melanogaster, a popular model in cell and developmental biology, to apprehend the main pathway of autophagy in a complete animal. View Full-Text
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Lőrincz, P.; Mauvezin, C.; Juhász, G. Exploring Autophagy in Drosophila. Cells 2017, 6, 22.
Lőrincz P, Mauvezin C, Juhász G. Exploring Autophagy in Drosophila. Cells. 2017; 6(3):22.Chicago/Turabian Style
Lőrincz, Péter; Mauvezin, Caroline; Juhász, Gábor. 2017. "Exploring Autophagy in Drosophila." Cells 6, no. 3: 22.
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