Apoptosis Synonyms

ăpəp-tōsĭs, ăpə-tō-
A type of cell death in which the cell uses specialized cellular machinery to kill itself; a cell suicide mechanism that enables metazoans to control cell number and eliminate cells that threaten the animal's survival
(Noun)
Synonyms:
  1. programmed cell death
  2. caspase-mediated cell death

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