Unformatted text preview: Movement of materials into the cell is endocytosis. Exocytosis Materials can be exported from the cell by fusing vesicles with the plasma membrane, a process called exocytosis. For example, insulin, made in cells of the pancreas, leaves the cells of the pancreas by exocytosis. Endocytosis Substances that enter the cell in this manner move by endocytosis. There are a variety of endocytosis processes: pinocytosis, receptor mediated endocytosis and phagocytosis....
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- Spring '10
- Membranes, Membrane Interactions