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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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Hains BC, Chastain KM, Everhart AW, McAdoo DJ, Hulsebosch CE, "Transplants of Adrenal Medullary Chromaffin Cells Reduce Fore Limb and Hind Limb Allodynia in a Rodent Model of Chronic Central Pain after Spinal Cord Hemisection Injury", Exp.
One-year chromaffin cell allograft survival in cancer patients with chronic pain: Morphological and functional evidence.
Pheochromocytoma (PCC) is a catecholamine-secreting tumour from chromaffin cells of the embryonic neural crest.
True (A) or false (B)--click on the correct answer: approximately 85% of phaeochromocytomas arise from chromaffin cells in the adrenal medulla.
Voltage-sensitive calcium flux into bovine chromaffin cells occurs through dihydropyridine-sensitive and dihydropyridine- and omega-conotoxin-insensitive pathways.
Participation of a stress-activated protein kinase cascade in the activation of tyrosine hydroxylase in chromaffin cells.
These distinct patterns of gene expression indicate different pathways of tumorigenesis, possibly involving development of tumors from different populations of chromaffin cells with different susceptibilities to the effects of a particular mutation.
Malignancy is normally determined by evidence of infiltration of surrounding tissues or by the spread of disease to distant sites, particularly those where chromaffin cells are not usually found (eg, lymph nodes, bone).
Pheochromocytoma arises from chromaffin cells and usually develops in the adrenal medulla.
In summary, it is essential to be aware that paragangliomas may arise from the embryonic chromaffin cells that may have accompanied the testis; nevertheless, it is important to rule out a metastasis from other sites.
Further support for these conclusions is the result of transplant studies in which adrenal chromaffin cells were used to prevent and/or reverse the expression of injury-induced pain behaviors [50-52].