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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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Expression of class II beta tubulin by proliferative myoepithelial cells in canine mammary mixed tumors.
Myoepithelial cells are present in the normal mammary duct system and are often prominent in benign lesions, such as usual ductal hyperplasia, sclerosing adenosis, and intraductal papilloma.
To ascertain the presence of invasion in papillary tumors, the presence or absence of myoepithelial cells at the periphery of the tumor has been routinely used by pathologists.
CD109, a new marker for myoepithelial cells of mammary, salivary, and lacrimal glands and prostate basal cells.
Myoepithelial cells are ectodermally derived contractile cells that act as smooth muscle cells.
14) This cell population was able to regenerate itself, myoepithelial cells, and to form terminal duct lobular units.
Savera et al51 demonstrated that there is really no best single specific immunohistochemical marker for a myoepithelial cell.
The electron microscopy: In the control group, the basement membrane was observed with myoepithelial cells.
The cells with bilineage potential (stem cells and bilineage progenitors), as well as myoepithelial-restricted progenitors, share many phenotypic markers with basally located myoepithelial cells (e.
If those myoepithelial cells fall down on the job, the cancer cells can break out and form dangerous tumors.
Immunohistochemically, most cells stained positive for p63, and smooth muscle actin highlighted the myoepithelial cells within the lesion.
111) Histopathologically, the tumor contains a mixture of epithelial and myoepithelial cells associated with a myxoid or cartilaginous stroma.