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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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Additionally, human epithelial cells infected with influenza A virus significantly increased expression of IL-6 and IL-8 and were associated with a significant amount of ROS generation due to the virus.
For the detection of epithelial cells in blood, we used 2 independent CTC assays, both of which are based on the use of CKs for detecting tumor cells.
1]-induced mammary epithelial cell apoptosis was dependent on transfer signals by Smad protein.
Tunali and colleagues conducted a study to detect epithelial cell transfer in patients undergoing CSE interventions.
When comparing the middle image with the lower image, it is evident that the observed colocalization occurs in the nucleus of the epithelial cell (pneumocyte expressing SP-B; marked with the arrow).
MDCK (Madin-Canine Kidney collecting duct tubular epithelium cell line) and LLC-PK1 (Porcine Kidney Proximal Tubular epithelial cell line) cells were purchased from ATCC (Rockville, MD, USA).
Keratin 3 (K3) is a reliable marker for corneal type differentiation and it is positive for epithelial cells of oral mucosa.
Epstein-Barr virus gene expression and epithelial cell differentiation in oral hairy leukoplakia.
Cellular polarity of lung epithelial cells, meaning that they have an asymmetrical orientation or a front and back, is crucial.
Methods: Two human intestinal epithelial cell lines, HT29 (enterocyte-like) and T84 (crypt-like), were exposed to pathogenic bacteria representative of non invasive (Vibrio cholerae 01 and 0139), adherent (enterohaemorrhagic Escherichia coli, EHEC) or invasive (Salmonella Typhimurium and Shigella flexneri) phenotypes and to non pathogenic Lactobacillus rhamnosus GG or Lactobacillus plantarum.
Bacterial overnight cultures were washed in PBS and finally diluted to an inoculum density of 10 bacteria per epithelial cell.
The team identified a deficiency in the production of interferon-B (a chemical messenger) which triggers a 'suicide' response, called apoptosis, in the infected epithelial cells.

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