Kirsty A McFarland et al.
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 112(27), 8433-8438 (2015-06-24)
In mammalian cells, programmed cell death (PCD) plays important roles in development, in the removal of damaged cells, and in fighting bacterial infections. Although widespread among multicellular organisms, there are relatively few documented instances of PCD in bacteria. Here we