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Apoptosis involves the death of a cell.
Which of the following characteristics correctly distinguish apoptosis from cellular necrosis? Select ALL that apply.
Apoptosis involves release of cytoplasmic contents while necrosis does not.
Necrosis usually involves an inflammatory reaction while apoptosis usually does not.
Apoptosis involves a chemical cascade that is initiated by a pre-programmed internal or external signal while necrosis involves cellular damage by a pathological condition.
Necrosis is involved in normal embryological development while apoptosis is not.
Necrosis involves a passive mechanism while apoptosis involves an active mechanism for leading to cell death.