Bax: antibody against pro-apoptotic marker

can form homodimers, and also heterodimerizes with and proteins. This is possible because is a member of the family of apoptosis-associated proteins. Apoptosis can be induced by a variety of internal and external stimuli including growth factor deprivation, cytokine treatment, antigen-receptor engagement, cell-cell interactions, irradiation and glucocorticoid treatment.