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pyroptosis [ENGLISH]

Form of caspase-dependent programmed cell death, often induced following infection, which leads to inflammation, and is distinct from apoptosis due to characteristic cell lysis and intact nucleus.

pyroptos [SWEDISH]

En typ av programmerad celldöd associerad med infektion och orsakad av intracellulära patogener. Den karakteriseras av inflammasomformering, aktivering av kaspas-1 och cytokinmedierad inflammation.


Resources and references

Definitions have been translated into the Swedish language from the following sources:

  1. 1. American Society of Gene and Cell Therapy Glossary
  2. 2. Clinical Trials Information System
  3. 3. EMA Glossary of Regulatory Terms
  4. 4. EMA Medical Terms simplifier
  5. 5. Glossary of Terms used in EU Clinical Trials Register
  6. 6. Glossary of Terms U.S Food and Drug Administration
  7. 7. National Human Genome Research Institute “Talking Glossary of Genomic and Genetic Terms”
  8. 8. The Glossary for Advanced Therapies Regen. Med. Dec 2020 Vol. 15 No. 12 Suppl. 1
  9. 9. Toolkit For Patient Focused Therapy Development Glossary

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