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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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In this study, we used hepatic cells and animal models to demonstrate that RCE significantly suppressed glucose production.
So, current liver disease treatments could be replaced by stem cells transplant in order to repair or replace hepatic cells.
Regardless of the pa thology causing the damage to hepatic cells, both aminotransferases are usually increased, which was not the case in this patient.
The apoptotic--labeling index (AI) in 100 hepatic cells ranged between 0.
Proliferation of normal and pre-neoplastic hepatic cells treated with plasma from male Wistar rats given a single injection of Pb nitrate is indicative of a potential involvement of secreted growth factors in Pb-induced hepatic hyperplasia (52).
Hepatic cells genetically engineered to metabolize ethanol have been extremely valuable tools in investigating the mechanisms by which ethanol damages hepatic cells.
The company, which specializes in regenerative medicine, says its research team has shown that a protein called chemokine1 CXCL102 directly affects hepatic cells, regulating their replication and proliferation.
Research results demonstrated for the first time that hepatic cells possess a mechanism for attempting to repair the wide-ranging hepatic cell necrosis associated with drug-induced acute liver failure, and that anti-CXCL10 antibodies strengthen this type of self-repairing function at the in vivo level.
The second place overall winner in the senior division was Megan Hamilton with her project in the biochemisty category, entitled "Can Metabolite Standards be Produced from Human Hepatic Cells for Use in Forensic Toxicology?
ISCO's Director of Research and Therapeutic Development, Nikolay Turovets, PhD, stated, "Presenting these new discoveries at this meeting demonstrates the progress we have made towards producing hepatic cells using our parthenotes, and form part of our ongoing efforts to develop and publicize the unique benefits of our human parthenogenetic stem cell platform to the scientific community.
QTS' B-CLEAR technology refers to a patented methodology that, when applied to properly functioning hepatic cells, opens the bile pockets (analogous to bile canaliculi in vivo), allowing material that has been transported from inside the cell to be measured.