Somatically expressed germ-granule components, PGL-1 and PGL-3, repress programmed cell death in C. elegans
- Publisher: Nature Publishing Group
(issn: 2045-2322, eissn: 2045-2322)
We previously reported that germline apoptosis in C. elegans increased by loss of PGL-1 and PGL-3, members of a family of constitutive germ-granule components, from germ cells in adult hermaphrodite gonads. In this study, we found that somatic apoptosis was reduced in s...