Survival by self-destruction: a role for autophagy in the placenta?

Bildirici İ. , Longtine M. S. , Chen B., Nelson D. M.

Placenta, cilt.33, sa.8, ss.591-8, 2012 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier


Autophagy is a burgeoning area of research from yeast to humans. Although previously described as a death pathway, autophagy is now considered an important survival phenomenon in response to environmental stressors to which most organs are exposed.