Outcome: Endocytosis and Exocytosis

Describe the primary mechanisms by which cells import and export macromolecules.

In this outcome we’ll learn about endocytosis and exocytosis.

What You’ll Learn to Do

  • Describe endocytosis and identify different varieties of import, including phagocytosis, pinocytosis, and receptor-mediated endocytosis.
  • Identify the steps of exocytosis.

Learning Activities

The learning activities for this section include the following:

  • Reading: Endocytosis
  • Reading: Exocytosis
  • Self Check: Kinds of Transport