Neurons & Gliosis, Apoptosis, Necrosis

Richard A. Lockshin lockshin at
Thu Feb 20 12:52:57 EST 1997

Post this to and see if you get
some comments.  I don't know myself.
Teresa Binstock <binstoct at> wrote:

>Has someone a citation or several and/or a clear explanation:

>In adult animals (eg, mice, rats, primates, humans), can neuronal 
>apoptosis (from endogeous-like, pathogenic causes) occur without gliosis?

>In pre-adult, postnatal humans, can neuronal apoptosis (from 
>endogenous-like, pathogenic causes) occur without gliosis?

>Information pointing the way to answering these questions would be 
>appreciated -- by a person who's been reading lots of Medline abstracts 
>and lots of recent articles and who still finds answers to the two 
>questions to be quite elusive.


>	Teresa C. Binstock, Researcher
>	Developmental & Behavioral Neuroanatomy
>	Denver CO USA
>			Teresa.Binstock at

Richard A. Lockshin
(lockshin at;lockshin at
check out Cell Death Soc web page:

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