Sunday, January 16, 2022
Scientists discover how a cell may cheat its own death
Cells may back out of self-destruction, posing one way they can manage their own functions. Cells can die in many ways, but one fate is particularly grisly. Pyroptosis occurs when a cell dies by detonating, typically in response to an infection. In a fiery swan song, a pyroptotic cell sacrifices …
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