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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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It may be concluded that the cytoplasm of acinar cells was filled with mitochondria, rough endoplasmic reticulum and Golgi complex in mid and late foetal age groups.
The diagnosis of acinar cell carcinoma of the pancreas usually needs consideration of differentials from pancreatic neuroendocrine tumor, solid pseudopapillary tumor, and pancreatoblastoma.
38) Finally, it should be noted that parenchymal cells such as hepatocytes (39) and pancreatic acinar cells express functional NOD1; (12-14) in the latter case, sensing of commensal organism-derived PGN by NOD1 mediates acute and chronic pancreatitis as discussed in greater detail below.
The authors suggest that this effect of alcohol could have a negative effect on physiologic function of the mitochondria in the acinar cell and make them susceptible to pathologic responses with stress.
Our data signified that the pharmacological activation of Q10 in acinar cells can result in not only a remarkable reinforcement of antioxidant defense system but also a significant reduction of inflammatory mediators.
Characteristic Value Median age (range), years 69 (32-91) Sex (male: female) 92:55 Median size oflesions (range), mm 30 (8-107) Final diagnosis Pancreatic cancer 109 Acinar cell carcinoma 2 Inflammatory mass 11 Neuroendocrine tumor 8 Autoimmune pancreatitis 9 Invasive intraductal papillary mucinous carcinoma 5 Metastasis 2 Intraductal tubular tumor 1 Table 2: Comparison of contrast-enhanced endoscopic ultrasonography and final diagnosis.
Many different cell types can be seen, but the serous acinar cells are most easily identified.
Acinar cell carcinoma is a rare malignant tumour of the pancreatic exocrine cells; it comprises approximately 1% of malignant pancreatic tumours.
Aliquots of acinar cell suspension (1 mL) were transferred to DMEM in culture dishes containing 100 Ci of [[sup.
These compounds have been shown to accumulate in rat pancreas and to cause acinar cell damage in vitro by inducing lysosomal fragility (Haber et al.
The incidence of acinar adenoma in the 22-ng/kg group and the incidences of acinar carcinoma in the 10-ng/kg and 46-ng/kg groups exceeded the historical control ranges (overall incidence of acinar cell adenoma, 1 of 207 or 0.