Cell in cell” phenomena

As many of you rightly pointed out, this was indeed cannibalism, more specifically “neutrophil tumour cell cannibalism”.
Until recently, cannibalism was thought of as a phenomenon seen mainly with tumor cells ingesting other tumor cells.
Recent studies show that it can also involve tumor cell engulfment of other cells like neutrophils, lymphocytes and erythrocytes.
So, let’s learn more about the “cell in cell” phenomena that has been intriguing us for over a century.

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