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cell

(Enemy combatants), noun enemy group, exxremist group, rebel organization, saboteurs, subversives, unnerground extremists
Associated concepts: enemy combatants, justice courts, miliiary tribunals, Patriotic Act, prison cells, sleeper cell, terrorist cell

cell

(jail), noun cage, cella, chamber, compartment, confined room, confinement, cubicle, cubiculum, enclosed cage, incarceration, jailhouse, penitentiary, pound, prison, prison house, small cavity, small room, solitary abode
See also: chamber, jail, penitentiary, prison

CELL. A small room in a prison. See Dungeon.

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To investigate whether E2, BPA, NP, and GEN could affect the migration of BG-1 ovarian cancer cells, the alterations in protein expression of MMP2 and cathepsin D which are used as cell migration and metastatic markers (Lee and Choi 2013) for being actively expressed during cancer metastasis process were measured after 48 h of the treatment of each reagent to BG-1 cells.
Because dHACM was demonstrated to promote the proliferation of stem cells, the closure of the cell-free zone observed is likely a result of a combination of both stem cell migration and proliferation.
The findings, published in the March 13, 2015, edition of Nature Communications, shed light on the mechanisms of cell migration, particularly in the wound-healing process.
e CD49d protein is thought to control cell migration.
They demonstrated that these high levels of miR-198 prevent skin cell migration by suppressing several genes, such as PLAU, LAMC2 and DIAPH1(4), which are needed for different aspects of the wound healing process.
CONCLUSIONS: The MINC assay faithfully models human NC cell migration, and it reveals impairment of this function by developmental toxicants with good sensitivity and specificity.
Rvs are biosynthesized from omega-3 fatty acids eicosapentanoic acid (EPA) and docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) via cyclooxygenase-2/lipoxygenase (COX-2/LOX) pathways; Rvs are shown to dramatically reduce dermal inflammation, peritonitis, dendritic cell migration, and interleukin production.
2+] -dependent cysteine proteases that have attracted considerable attention in the scientific literature due lo their role in the modulation of various aspects of cell physiology, including apoptosis, cell migration, and cell proliferation.
ART treatment also significantly reduced cell adhesion contributing to a decrease in cell migration.
Early chapters cover subcellular to cellular properties and single cell migration modeling.
Raja Sivamani, a resident in dermatology, will study the efficacy of natural products on epidermal cell migration and compare the role of natural products on in vivo human epidermal barrier recovery.
A new study demonstrates that a chemical mediator in the blood that influences immune cell migration also plays a key role in maintaining the balance between the build-up and breakdown of bones in the body.