12. Caspase-Independent and Autophagic Programmed Cell Death

  1. Richard A. Lockshin Ph.D.3 and
  2. Zahra Zakeri Ph.D.4
  1. Wilfried Bursch1,
  2. Adolf Ellinger2,
  3. Christopher Gerner1 and
  4. Rolf Schulte-Hermann1

Published Online: 28 JAN 2005

DOI: 10.1002/0471476501.ch12

When Cells Die II: A Comprehensive Evaluation of Apoptosis and Programmed Cell Death

When Cells Die II: A Comprehensive Evaluation of Apoptosis and Programmed Cell Death

How to Cite

Bursch, W., Ellinger, A., Gerner, C. and Schulte-Hermann, R. (2005) Caspase-Independent and Autophagic Programmed Cell Death, in When Cells Die II: A Comprehensive Evaluation of Apoptosis and Programmed Cell Death (eds R. A. Lockshin and Z. Zakeri), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/0471476501.ch12

Editor Information

  1. 3

    Department of Biological Sciences, St. John's University, Jamaica, New York, USA

  2. 4

    Department of Biology, Queens College and Graduate Center of City University of New York, Flushing, New York, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    Institut fur Krebsforschung der Universitat Wien, Wien, Austria

  2. 2

    Histologisch-Embryologisches Institut der Universität Wien, Wien, Austria

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 28 JAN 2005
  2. Published Print: 8 DEC 2003

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471219477

Online ISBN: 9780471476504

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Keywords:

  • autophagic cell death;
  • autophagic PCD;
  • autophagocytosis and nuclear collapse

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Morphological Diversity of PCD

  • Molecular Diversity of Programmed Cell Death

  • Differences and Commonalities between PCD Patways: Is Autophagic PCD Caspase-Independent?

  • Conclusions

  • Acknowledgments

  • References