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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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Based on these earlier findings we wanted to determine if Bik may be responsible for sustained mucus cell growth in the airways of cigarette smokers," he said.
To assess the effects of AUB on airway inflammation and mucus cell content in the airway wall, lungs were excised and fixed in 10% formalin, washed in methanol, dehydrated, embedded in paraffin, and cut into 5-[micro]m sections.
The stomach epithelium comprises 3 cell types: mucus cell, tall granulated columnar cells with fine granules in the apical cytoplasm, and nongranulated columnar cells.
Type-2 is the mucus cell containing homogeneous pale pink (PAS positive) material with streaks of deep pink rod-liked materials embedded in the former (Fig.
Figure 2 shows a section of the hypobranchial gland: the basal membrane with the longitudinal muscle cells, eosinophilic and goblet mucus cells and cells with acidophilic granules.
Data from the study showed that mice treated intratracheally with IL-9 developed all of the key features of asthma, including elevation of serum IgE, airway hyperresponsiveness, lung inflammation, elevation of serum IgE, and mucus cells metaplasia, including induction of mucin gene transcription and mucus production.