Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Cell Death

Autophagy, Apoptosis and Necrosis

Edited by Tobias Ntuli

University of South Africa, South Africa

This book is a collection of selected and relevant research, concerning the developments within the Cell Death field of study. Each contribution comes as a separate chapter complete in itself but directly related to the books topics and objectives. The target audience comprises scholars and specialists in the field.

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Cell DeathAutophagy, Apoptosis and NecrosisEdited by Tobias Ntuli

Published: December 16th 2015

DOI: 10.5772/59648

ISBN: 978-953-51-2236-4

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-4211-9

Copyright year: 2015

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37324 Total Chapter Downloads

24 Crossref Citations

36 Web of Science Citations

53 Dimensions Citations


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1. Autophagy in Cell Fate and Diseases

By Daniel Grasso, Alejandro Ropolo and Maria I. Vaccaro


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2. Interconnected Regulation of Apoptosis and WIPI-Mediated Autophagy

By Katharina Sporbeck, Fenja Odendall and Tassula Proikas-Cezanne


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3. Autophagy Regulation of the Tumor Immunity – An Old Machinery for a New Function

By Tsolere Arakelian, Takouhie Mgrditchian, Elodie Viry, Kris Van Moer, Guy Berchem, Salem Chouaib and Bassam Janji


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4. Targeting the Autophagy Process in Breast Cancer Development and Treatment

By Joanna Magdalena Zarzynska


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5. The Role of Autophagy and Apoptosis During Embryo Development

By M. Agnello, L. Bosco, R. Chiarelli, C. Martino and M. C. Roccheri


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6. Mitophagy Regulated by the PINK1-Parkin Pathway

By Taku Arano and Yuzuru Imai


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7. The Role of Cell Autophagy in Cancer and Its Application in Drug Discovery

By Ming Hong, Ning Wang and Yibin Feng


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8. Modulation of Autophagy by Free Fatty Acids

By Jiuhui Wang and Daotai Nie


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9. Autophagy as a Therapeutic Target in Gastrointestinal Cancer

By Michiko Shintani


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10. Apoptotic Molecular Advances in Breast Cancer Management

By Pontsho Moela and Lesetja R. Motadi


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11. Between Armour and Weapons — Cell Death Mechanisms in Trypanosomatid Parasites

By Rubem Figueiredo Sadok Menna-Barreto and Solange Lisboa de Castro


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12. Apoptosis and Infections

By Yorulmaz Hatice


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13. Caspases as Putative Biomarkers of Cervical Cancer Development

By Olga V. Kurmyshkina, Pavel I. Kovchur and Tatyana O. Volkova


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14. The Apoptotic Microtubule Network During the Execution Phase of Apoptosis

By Manuel Oropesa Ávila, Alejandro Fernández Vega, Juan Garrido Maraver, Marina Villanueva Paz, Isabel De Lavera, Mario De La Mata, Mario D. Cordero, Elizabet Alcocer Gómez, Ana Delgado Pavón, Mónica Álvarez Córdoba, David Cotán and José Antonio Sánchez-Alcázar


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15. Steroidal Saponins and Cell Death in Cancer

By María L. Escobar-Sánchez, Luis Sánchez-Sánchez and Jesús Sandoval-Ramírez


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16. Cell Death Induction by Targeting Tumor Metabolism

By Karin von Schwarzenberg


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17. Modulation of Host Programmed Cell Death Pathways by the Intracellular Protozoan Parasite, Toxoplasma gondii — Implications for Maintenance of Chronic Infection and Potential Therapeutic Applications

By Sandra K. Halonen


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18. HMGB1 in Cell Death

By Daolin Tang and Rui Kang


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19. Necrosis as Programmed Cell Death

By Ma. Luisa Escobar, Olga M. Echeverría and Gerardo H. Vázquez-Nin


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