cell killing

id: GO:0001906
name: cell killing
namespace: biological_process
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: Any process in an organism that results in the killing of its own cells or those of another organism, including in some cases the death of the other organism. Killing here refers to the induction of death in one cell by another cell, not cell-autonomous death due to internal or other environmental conditions.

Child Functions

GO:0001909leukocyte mediated cytotoxicity
GO:0031640killing of cells of other organism

Parent Functions