Aftermath Of Cancer Cell Apoptosis Stock Illustration 106474628Black Background,Blood,Cancer,Cancer Cell,Cell Death,Color Image,Consumerproduct,Copy Space,Danger,Destruction,Digitally Generated Image,Full Length,Health2010,Healthcare And Medicine,Illness,Illustration,Immune System,No People,Risk,SEM,Vertical,White Blood Cell,newhealthPhotographer Coneyl JayCollection: Stone © Coneyl Jay / FUTUREMATIC LTD. 2010Apoptosis, Cancer cell destruction. Aftermath of Cancer Cell ApoptosisArtists impression in the style of Scanning Electron Micrography SEM. Image is a computer generated illustration showing a killer T-Lymphocyte, part of the bodies immune system, [ light blue colour ] causing a cancer cell [ blue green colour ] to go into Programmed Cell Death [PCD] by attacking it with specific chemicals . Apoptic bodies balloon from the cancer showing it is in a state of PCD. Apoptosis occurs naturally in the body as cells are replaced and regenerated, cancer cells typically have a malfunction of this mechanism which means they replicate without the necessary internal controls.