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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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For each group, only follicles containing layers of membrane-enclosed granulosa cells with a centrally located oocyte were examined.
Toxic effects of the mycotoxin zearalenone and its derivatives on in vitro maturation of bovine oocytes and 17 Beta-estradiol levels in mural granulosa cell cultures.
Three-month-old boy with juvenile granulosa cell tumor of testis and ossifying renal tumor of infancy.
Granulosa cell tumor of the ovary: Common findings and unusual appearances on CT and MR.
Stromal tumors like juvenile granulosa cell tumor, Sertoli cell tumor, Leydig cell tumor may also be seen.
4], progesterone; PKA, protein kinase A; PI3K, phosphatidylinositol 3-kinase; MAPK, mitogen-activated protein kinase; LGC, luteal granulosa cell Table II.
This particular experiment was performed to determine the appropriate safe dosage of Myomin to be used in tissue cultures for ovarian granulosa cell growth.
She was diagnosed with juvenile granulosa cell tumour earlier this year and had surgery at Newcastle's Royal Victoria Infirmary to remove one of her ovaries.
The type of juvenile granulosa cell tumour Ellie had was part of the sex cord-stromal tumours family, and are a type of ovarian tumour.
ALTHOUGH granulosa cell cancer has a favourable prognosis, it is not strictly true to say that this form of cancer does not spread.
Vorderman said she was diagnosed as suffering from granulosa cell cancer,an unusual form of the disease which does not spread to other parts of the body.
Melatonin receptors also have been isolated in human granulosa cell membranes and prostate, indicating that this substance may play a role in steroidogenesis, or the formulation and control of the hormonal steroids, estrogen and testosterone (Luboshitzky et al.