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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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The cytotoxic T cells serve as the acquired arm of the immune system, providing a more thorough second line of defense and "memory" by responding vigorously if the same infected cell or tumor surfaces again in the organism.
of Northwestern University, and Targeted Genetics used the immune system, specifically cytotoxic T cells, to destroy HIV-infected cells.
The researchers were working at the John Curtin School of Medical Research in Canberra, Australia, in the early 1970s when they began to study how genetic variability influences the response of cytotoxic T cells.
The demonstration that infused cytotoxic T cells can migrate to lymph nodes, the major site of HIV-1 replication, and that this is associated with greater cytotoxic activity against HIV-1 in the lymph nodes provide hope that this form of therapy may provide benefit to HIV-1 infected persons.
It gives us a little more information on how cytotoxic T cells can contribute to defense by causing cells themselves to become more resistant," agrees Barry T.

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