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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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Bellen's research team have discovered that the Arp2/3 complex and its activator WASp (Wiskott-Aldrich syndrome protein) function in these daughter cells to transport Delta vesicles to the apical region of the daughter cells.
Although the students made significant progress on all questions, the smallest gains were observed for questions related to understanding of the products of mitosis and meiosis in terms of the amount of genetic material in daughter cells as compared with parent cells.
The result is an accumulation of defective daughter cells with the wrong number of chromosomes and therefore the wrong number of genes.
coli bacteria appear to divide precisely down the middle into two daughter cells, the discovery that the two daughters eventually grow to different lengths suggests that bacteria do not divide as symmetrically as most biologists have come to believe, but that their division is really "asymmetrical" within the cell.
In the latest study, the Miller and his colleagues worked out the molecular mechanism behind the difference in c-di-GMP concentrations seen between daughter cells.
In early stem cell divisions, both daughter cells matured into specialized skin cells, thereby depleting the supply of skin stem cells.
Washington, July 6 ( ANI ): During the process of mammalian cell division, or mitosis, a mother cell divides equally into two daughter cells, according to conventional biology.
What the researchers discovered is that CTCF binding ensures that segments of the genome that are packaged to be active do not interfere with neighboring segments that should not be active in the daughter cells they generate.
These tumors are made up of two distinct kinds of cells: cancer stem cells that initiate and perpetuate the tumor and which resist all forms of chemotherapy, and their daughter cells that, in most patients, respond initially to chemotherapy.
In a culture dish, breast cells will only divide and grow so long as there is room for daughter cells to spread out.
When it comes time to divide, the macro- and micronucleus simply copy themselves, and the cells just split into identical daughter cells.