WHY ARE LYSOSOMES CALLED SUICIDAL BAGS?

Asked by  | 17th May, 2008, 09:27: AM

Expert Answer:

During disturbance in cellular metabolism, such as cell damage, the lysosomes may burst and its enzymes digest their own cell. Hence lysosomes are known as suicidal bags

Answered by  | 23rd May, 2008, 07:10: PM

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