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Apoptosis in Microbiology: Apoptosis

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Welcome to the LibGuide on apoptosis.  Apoptosis is programmed cell death.  This guide will assist you with your research on this subject.

Box 1- Nucleus  Box 2- Nucleus Condensing (Pyknosis) Cell shrinage  Box 3 - Nucleus Fragmenting (Karyorhexis)




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Here are some search terms for you to try in the databases, such as ProQuest Science Journals and EBSCO Multi-search.  Make sure you have the "peer reviewed" or "scholarly" box checked off before you search!

Apoptosis AND Bacteria (try as keywords and as subjects)

Apoptosis AND Proteins

Apoptosis AND "Signal pathways"

Also try Apoptosis AND specific bacteria: Streptococcus, Staphylococcus, etc.

"Programmed cell death" and Bacteria

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