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Nature Methods volume 2, page 249 (2005) | Download Citation



A surprisingly simple technique permits the rapid generation of submicrometer-sized vesicles from mammalian cells; these vesicles recreate the membrane and cytoplasmic environment of the parent cell, potentially enabling a broad range of nanoscale cellular screens.

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