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GO Term cell death

Name cell death
Related Synonyms accidental cell death | necrosis
Definition Any biological process that results in permanent cessation of all vital functions of a cell. A cell should be considered dead when any one of the following molecular or morphological criteria is met: (1) the cell has lost the integrity of its plasma membrane; (2) the cell, including its nucleus, has undergone complete fragmentation into discrete bodies (frequently referred to as 'apoptotic bodies'); and/or (3) its corpse (or its fragments) have been engulfed by an adjacent cell in vivo.
Ontology Biological Process
GO ID GO:0008219
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