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Vesicle vehicles of genetic information

exosome rna

from Nature Reviews Genetics Exosomes are a type of extracellular vesicle that can transfer cellular cargo between cells and have emerging importance in cell–cell communication. The exosome-mediated transfer of genetic information in the form of microRNAs (miRNAs) or mRNAs has ...

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Exosomes as mediators of neuroinflammation

Exosomes are membrane-bound nanovesicles that are shed by cells of various lineages under normal as well as pathological conditions. Previously thought to be ‘extracellular debris’, exosomes have recently generated immense interest following their discovery as mediators of intercellular communication by ...

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