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A macrophage against tuberculosis bugs

Here is shown a rare event: a close up of the precise moment when a white blood cell (macrophage) desperatly try to protect our body by engoulfing a huge clump of Tuberculosis bugs (bacteria).

TAGS: Cell, Italy

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Brembate Di Sopra (Bergamo), Italy
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© Lucinda Furci.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 03.2015
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Date Uploaded: Aug. 21, 2017, 1:10 p.m.
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