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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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Asbestos-associated mesothelial cell autoantibodies promote collagen deposition in vitro.
The specific features of a reactive mesothelial proliferation that may mimic a neoplasm include high cellularity, the presence of numerous mitotic figures and cytologic atypia, the presence of necrosis, the formation of papillary groups, and entrapment of mesothelial cells within fibrosis mimicking invasion (Figure 1).
The finding of atypical mesothelial cells is a common encounter in fluid cytology.
DISTRIBUTION OF PROLIFERATING MESOTHELIAL CELLS AND MICROSCOPIC "BULK" TUMOR
Certain features of mesothelial cells and their growth pattern may favor either benign or malignant mesothelial cell proliferation.
The work also demonstrates how SV40 is able to survive inside human mesothelial cells, which line the membranes surrounding the heart, lungs and abdominal organs, and why the virus is linked to mesothelioma.
73,74) The fundamentals of this process are schematically represented in the Figure, designed to depict potential "hit-and-run" cocarcinogenic association of SV40 with asbestos in mesothelial cell transformation.
Carbone said he and a team of scientists from prominent cancer centers in Chicago, Philadelphia and Detroit used human mesothelial cell samples to show that when exposed to SV40 and crocidolite asbestos, the cells became malignant at an alarming rate.
2]) induced anaphase aberrations and abnormal mitoses in human immortalized mesothelial cell lines (20).
The expression of 588 cancer-related genes was screened in 16 MPM tumors by using normal mesothelial cell lines and pleural mesothelium as references.
Carbone, in an interview with HarrisMartin on Monday, said he and a team of scientists from prominent cancer centers in Chicago, Philadelphia and Detroit used human mesothelial cell samples to show that when exposed to SV40 and crocidolite asbestos, the cells became malignant at an alarming rate.
Boutross-Tadross et al (15) examined 10 cases of follicular variant thyroid-type papillary carcinoma of struma ovarii and 3 cases of benign struma ovarii and found 100% of the carcinomas were diffusely positive for CK19 (cytokeratin 19), 80% were positive for HMBE-1 (hector battifora mesothelial cell 1), and 70% exhibited RET/PTC rearrangement.