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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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Testosterone metabolism in primary culture of human prostate epithelial cells and fibroblasts.
EM examination revealed abundant mature and immature poxvirus particles in the cytoplasm of epithelial cells (Figure 2C, D).
Providing a base for these epithelial cells is the stroma, a tissue that includes cells called fibroblasts.
Serial sectioning of thyroid follicles showed thyroid hyperplasia with increased follicular epithelial cell height and reduced colloid in all groups of fish that had been exposed to perchlorate for 28 days, compared with control fish.
These black pigment deposits remain in epithelial cells for long periods of time.
Furthermore, transport of pIgA containing immune complexes across epithelial cells expressing the pIgR is another defense mechanism of the mucosal immune system against pathogen entry (25).
The researchers worked with normal human epithelial cells gathered from surgical samples from skin, cervix, esophagus and throat.
Further study is warranted to investigate the signal transduction pathway responsible for ufCB-induced VEGF gene expression in epithelial cells.
Expression of RANTES (regulated upon activation, normal T-cell expressed and secreted, CCL-5), which is chemotactic to T cells, is increased in rotavirus-infected epithelial cells (8).
pyogenes (DSM 2071) as test organism, and HEp-2 cells and buccal epithelial cells (BEC) as substrata.
The team identified a deficiency in the production of interferon-B (a chemical messenger) which triggers a 'suicide' response, called apoptosis, in the infected epithelial cells.
To investigate cellular tropism of influenza viruses, the authors employed cultures of differentiated human airway epithelial cells which closely mimic airway epithelium in vivo.

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