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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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Age-dependent regulation of chromaffin cell proliferation by growth factors, dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA), and DHEA sulfate.
In additional ex vivo experiments, we investigated protein expression levels in the postsynaptic density (PSD) and catecholamine release from chromaffin cells to further reveal underlying mechanisms.
As before, Lindau's group will place a chromaffin cell in the microelectrode array and locate the secretion event.
Hains BC, Chastain KM, Everhart AW, McAdoo DJ, Hulsebosch CE, "Transplants of Adrenal Medullary Chromaffin Cells Reduce Fore Limb and Hind Limb Allodynia in a Rodent Model of Chronic Central Pain after Spinal Cord Hemisection Injury", Exp.
Voltage-sensitive calcium flux into bovine chromaffin cells occurs through dihydropyridine-sensitive and dihydropyridine- and omega-conotoxin-insensitive pathways.
Participation of a stress-activated protein kinase cascade in the activation of tyrosine hydroxylase in chromaffin cells.
PC12 cells as a model to study the effects of opiods on normal and tumoral adrenal chromaffin cells.
These distinct patterns of gene expression indicate different pathways of tumorigenesis, possibly involving development of tumors from different populations of chromaffin cells with different susceptibilities to the effects of a particular mutation.
Chromaffin cells of the adrenal medulla are derived from multipotent neural crest cells in the developing embryo.
In summary, it is essential to be aware that paragangliomas may arise from the embryonic chromaffin cells that may have accompanied the testis; nevertheless, it is important to rule out a metastasis from other sites.
Further support for these conclusions is the result of transplant studies in which adrenal chromaffin cells were used to prevent and/or reverse the expression of injury-induced pain behaviors [50-52].