New research-area: Autophagy Autophagy is a cell-function that takes care of destruction and recycling of cell components. Thereby autophagy assures a balance between synthesis and catalysis of cell components. Autophagy is also part of the immune response, and belongs to the innate immune system. Malfunctions of autophagy can lead to development of various diseases. Now antibodies-online.com offers more than 140 antibodies for research in the field of autophagy.