Caption: Timelapse microscope footage of human neutrophil white blood cells phagocytosing Staphylococcus aureus bacteria. The white blood cells extend pseudopodia around the bacteria before surrounding them completely. Within the white blood cell, the bacterial cell is then killed and broken up chemically.

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White blood cells killing bacteria

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