• Question: How long does it take for a cell to die?

    Asked by Megan.d to Triona on 20 Nov 2014.
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      Tríona O'Connell answered on 20 Nov 2014:

      Usually about four hours from start to finish when I induced programmed cell death. The more cataclysmic necrosis can happen in minutes (cells basically burst)