Hiding in Plain Sight (image) Norwegian University of Science and Technology Share Print E-Mail Caption This image shows a macrophage with the mycobacterium M. avium. Bacteria like the one on the right are about to be broken down by lysosomes. But the blue strip in the middle contains bacteria that reside in phagosomes, which for some reason are not being transformed into the degrading lysosomes. Credit Illustration: Alexandre Gidon, CEMIR and Department of Clinical and Molecular Medicine, NTNU Usage Restrictions With proper credit and in association with articles about this research Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.