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protein microinjection

^ http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/MI_0723


Microinjection refers to the process of using a micro needle to insert substances at a microscopic level into a single living cell. It is a simple mechanical process in which an extremely fine micro needle penetrates the cell membrane and sometimes the nuclear envelope and releases proteins. [ PMID:14755292 ]

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Microinjection refers to the process of using a micro needle to insert substances at a microscopic level into a single living cell. It is a simple mechanical process in which an extremely fine micro needle penetrates the cell membrane and sometimes the nuclear envelope and releases proteins.

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prot microinjection

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MI:0723

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