Fig. 7: Placing the Bacterium in a Phagosome

Following engulfment, the bacterium is placed in a vesicle called a phagosome.

Illustration of a Bacterium being Placed in a Phagosome.jpg by Gary E. Kaiser, Ph.D.
Professor of Microbiology, The Community College of Baltimore County, Catonsville Campus
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