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Duke University Medical Center

Salmonella-Infected Mast Cell

Caption: In this Salmonella-infected mast cell, the Salmonella are shown in red. The green areas are packages of signaling molecules harbored in mast cells. Following infection by Salmonella, mast cells are no longer able to release their pre-stored chemical signals.

Credit: Duke Medicine

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