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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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We believe the substantial boost in natural killer cell activity will help eliminate virus-infected cells, premalignant cells, and senile cells that linger in the body and emit constant streams of pro-inflammatory cytokines.
Evidence that continued remission in patients treated for acute leukaemia is dependent upon autologous natural killer cells.
A snapshot of the global therapeutic scenario for Natural Killer Cell Lymphomas.
Thymic lymphoblastic lymphoma of committed natural killer cell precursor origin: a case report.
Natural Killer Cells details NK cell biology, the role of NK cells in regulating immunity through interactions with other cells and tissues, the participation of NK cells in disease and special topics in NK biology.
Large Multivalent Immunogens are created by attaching isolated tumor antigens in high concentrations onto cell-size microspheres which are then injected into the cancer-bearing host in order to stimulate tumor-specific killer cells, known as cytotoxic T lymphocytes (CTL).
These assassins, including natural killer cells, become part of the cell-mediated immune response.
Chronic resistance exercise training improves natural killer cell activity in older women.
The paper suggests that antidepressant treatment may have positive effects on natural killer cell activity in cells isolated from individuals infected with HIV with and without depression.
Natural killer cell activity in families of patients with systemic lupus erythematosus: demonstration of a killing defect in patients.
Depressed controls were found to have significantly fewer circulating natural killer cells and higher levels of inflammatory mediators such as interleukin-6, interleukin-1[beta], and C-reactive protein than nondepressed patients at both 2 weeks and 6 months after discharge.
Also, no significant differences were seen between groups in functional immune measures, including natural killer cell cytotoxicity and T-cell proliferation.