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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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Although our results show small effects of DBP on germ cells in the human fetal testis, none of these effects are directly relevant to the origins of testis germ cell cancer insofar as we presently understand this," says study coauthor Sander van den Driesche, a senior postdoctoral fellow at the MRC Centre for Reproductive Health in Edinburgh.
Cadmium chloride does not cause significant damages in the testes at a low dose of less than 3 mg/kg; however, it induces mild apoptosis of germ cells and damage to blood-testis barrier (BTB) (12, 13).
In evaluating teratoma, alpha fetoprotein (AFP) and/or beta human chorionic gonadotropin ([beta]-HCG) are elevated in 85% of germ cell tumors.
SALL4 is a novel sensitive and specific marker for metastatic germ cell tumors, with particular utility in detection of metastatic yolk sac tumors.
Dieckmann KR Loy V, Buttner P, Prevalence of bilateral testicular germ cell tumours and early detection based on contralateral testicular intra-epithelial neoplasia.
Germ cell tumours in adolescents is often overlooked, according to the trust, with medical teams often focusing just on adults.
Extragonadal germ cell tumor in the retroperitoneum is rare.
Of additional help, sex cord-stromal tumors have no association with intratubular germ cell neoplasia, unclassified type (IGCNU), whereas IGCNU is identified in the tubules adjacent to seminomas in 90% of cases.
2008) have a protective effect on the CP-induced germ cell apoptosis.
Follicles contain male and female germ cells at different stages of maturation, which can be recognized by their shape, size, and nuclear features.
All germ cell and Sertoli cell nucleoli present at stage VIII of the seminiferous epithelium cycle (SEC) were counted in 10 round or nearly-round seminiferous tubule cross-sections, chosen at random, for each animal.
Emily Curtis, of Nunthorpe, is fighting germ cell cancer but her friends and family have come together to form Emily's Dream Team to make her wishes come true.