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Difference between Pinocytosis and Phagocytosis

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Pinocytosis
Pinocytosis

Phagocytosis
Phagocytosis
1
It is the bulk intake of fluid matter including solutes by a cell (Cell Drinking)
It is the intake of solid matter by a cell (Cell Eating)
2
The vesicles are formed by invaginations of the plasma membrane(cell membrane)
The vesicles are formed by the evagination of the membrane around the food particles.
3
There is no exocytosis at the end of pinocytosis
Exocytosis occurs at the end of phagocytosis to throw out the undigested food particles
4
Pinosomes have no functional significance for pinocytosis
Phagosomes do not directly release their contents inside the cell
5
Lysosomes have no functional significance for pinocytosis
Lysosomes combine with phagosomes to form food vacuole.
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