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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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depressa sec Polat and Koray (2002) showed a rounder cell body, the sulcal list was more ventrally deflected and had a lateral pouch compared to the original description.
They consist of an oval shaped outer cell body, a circular, outlined nucleus with homogenous, lightly stained interior, and an innermost nucleolus, which appears as a spot.
Morphometric and quantitative assessments of the neurons of the myenteric plexus of the small intestine in rats subjected to diets with protein restriction during gestation and lactation revealed morphometric changes in the cell body and greater neuronal density in the undernourished animals (Torrejais et al.
Following complete transection, the part of the axon that becomes disconnected from the cell body will degenerate resulting in a complete break in the chain of connecting neurons.
The active ingredient in OK-432 is the treated cell body of Streptococcus pyogenes (SU strain, group A).
Additionally, MAO is present at the level of the terminal and the cell body of serotonin and norepinephrine neurons, so that MAO inhibition alters the synaptic availability of these neurotransmitters, further activates the autoreceptors, and attenuates the rate of firing activity.
Trapped inside the cell body, or cytoplasm, they are destroyed by chemicals.
A nerve, also called a neuron (or neurone) has two parts: the cell body and the axon, a long "wire" that the cell body sends out to communicate the cell body's message to other parts of the body.
Special mechanisms are required for communicating the molecular requirements of the synapses to the nucleus, and for directing the proteins synthesized in the cell body in response to these signals to the synapses that need them, particularly during synapse formation and the plastic changes associated with learning (Kelsey Martin, Brain Research Institute, UCLA, Los Angeles, USA).
Objective: In neurons, Endoplasmic reticulum (er) organelle shows physical continuity between dendrites, Cell body and axonal presynaptic terminals, And has been termed a neuron within a neuron .