Encyclopedia of Parasitology

2016 Edition
| Editors: Heinz Mehlhorn

Secretion

Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-662-43978-4_2852

The process of emitting a substance from a cell ( Exocytosis) by mechanisms similar to those for the internalization of materials ( Endocytosis).  Platyhelminthes/ Integument,  Ticks/Intestine and Food Uptake,  Insects/Intestine and Food Uptake.

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