Apoptosis

Apoptosis in Embryonic Development

Apoptosis in Embryonic Development

Apoptosis, or programmed cell death, is a mechanism in embryonic development that occurs naturally in organisms. Apoptosis is a different process from cell necrosis, which is uncontrolled cell death usually after infection or specific trauma. As cells rapidly proliferate during development, some of them undergo apoptosis, which is necessary for many stages in

Alexis Carrel's Immortal Chick Heart Tissue Cultures (1912-1946)

<a href="/search?text=Alexis%20Carrel%27s%20Immortal%20Chick%20Heart%20Tissue%20Cultures" title="" class="lexicon-term">Alexis Carrel's Immortal Chick Heart Tissue Cultures</a> (1912—1946)

In an effort to develop tissue culture techniques for long-term tissue cultivation, French surgeon and biologist Alexis Carrel, and his associates, produced and maintained a series of

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