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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 test the feasibility of the self-referencing technique for the detection of ROI from single microglial cells, we activated the NADPH oxidase machinery with phorbol-12-myristate-13-acetate (PMA), a potent activator of this enzyme (6).
Interleukin-4, interleukin-10, and interleukin-1-receptor antagonist but not transforming growth factor-beta induce ramification and reduce adhesion molecule expression of rat microglial cells.
Phagocytozing ameboid microglial cells studied in a mouse corpus callosum slice preparation.
When the scientists injected the mice with an antibody against the A-beta protein, prompting the rodents to produce fewer plaques, the microglial cells resumed their normal functions.
At first, neuronal degeneration was not accompanied by microglial cell infiltration or perivascular inflammation.
Characterization of a novel brain-derived microglial cell line isolated from neonatal rat brain.
Detailed cellular analysis in the brains of rats treated with arimoclomol following stroke inducement showed significantly increased molecular chaperone expression, decreases in both the number of cells undergoing programmed cell death (apoptosis) and the number of microglial cells that cause inflammation, and, most importantly, increases in the number of developing neurons sprouting new projections, called neurites, which are indicative of neuroregeneration.
BV-2 microglial cells were obtained from National Platform of Experimental Cell Resources for Sci-Tech, Cell Resource Center (Beijing, China) and cultured in DMEM (Flyclone, Waltham, MA, USA) supplemented with 10% fetal bovine serum.
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Researchers, however, had not directly linked microglial cell death to HIV infection and were uncertain whether the virus could infect other glial cells.
A microglial cell line BV2 cells were cultured in Dulbecco's modified Eagle medium (Gibco Laboratories, Grand Island, NY, USA).