Tag: cell death
Your T cells can outlive you!
Did you ever question mortality? Some people believe in the existence of living elements (like our soul), even after our death. For us biologists, there is a standard consideration of cells being mortal. In human biology, there is even a limitation of 50 – 60 divisions that cells can undergo, known as a ‘Hayflick limit’.…
What do we say to apoptosis? Not today!
Have you ever wondered if there is any way to bring back the dead? And if resurrected, will they be the same person or become a zombie (the question which actually made Pet cemetery scary and GOT interesting)? Just like humans, for a long time, it was believed that when a cell dies, there is…