Cells inside cells: Symbiosis and continuing phagotrophy

John A. Raven

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    Plastids evolved after a cell entered a genetically different cell, followed by integration of the two genomes. Many photosynthetic cells can ingest organic particles as food, as now demonstrated in an ancestral green alga.
    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)1081-1084
    Number of pages4
    JournalCurrent Biology
    Issue number12
    Publication statusPublished - 2013


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