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Aftermath Of Cancer Cell Apoptosis Stock Illustration 106474628Cancer Cell,Cancer,White Blood Cell,Cell Death,Immune System,Destruction,SEM,Blood,Black Background,Color Image,Copy Space,Danger,Digitally Generated Image,Full Length,Health2010,Healthcare And Medicine,Illness,Illustration,Lymphocyte,No People,Risk,T-Cell,Vertical,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.