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(Q14864178)

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extracellular exosome

A vesicle that is released into the extracellular region by fusion of the limiting endosomal membrane of a multivesicular body with the plasma membrane. Extracellular exosomes, also simply called exosomes, have a diameter of about 40-100 nm.

  • GO:0070062
  • extracellular vesicular exosome
  • exosome

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