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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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Some evidence points towards direct non-genomic activation of calcium-mediated events in skeletal muscle cells, which may modulate significant physiological responses such as the acute modulation of force in individual fibres and acute prevention or protection against calcium-mediated fatigue.
Thus, it is possible that genistein may protect chicken skeletal muscle cells against oxidation.
Once they were able to isolate skeletal muscle cells using the newly identified surface markers, the research team matured those cells in the lab to create dystrophin-producing muscle fibers.
Differentiation of mammalian skeletal muscle cells is regulated by members of the MyoD family of myogenic regulatory factors (MRFs).
Effect of 4-HIL derivatives on GLUT4 translocation to cell surface in L-6 GLUT4myc skeletal muscle cell lines
In skeletal muscle cells, the contractileunits of myosin and actin are laid out head to tail along the length of the muscle.
The ClFr and Etfr of C droserifolia aqueous extract were found to have significant insulin-like effects in peripheral tissues, namely the stimulation of basal glucose uptake in skeletal muscle cells and glitazone-like enhancement of adipogenesis.
The protein isoform expressed in embryonic cardiac and skeletal muscle cells is unique to this developmental stage [5].
Insulin-Like Growth Factor I Circumvents Defective Insulin Action in Human Myotonic Dystrophy Skeletal Muscle Cells.
In January of this year, Fate scientists published a separate article reporting the efficient differentiation of hiPSCs to a homogeneous population of skeletal muscle cells using the company's proprietary hiPSC platform.
They have found that cellulose from tunicates, commonly known as sea squirts, can influence the behaviour of skeletal muscle cells in the laboratory.
The patent covers (1) methods for supporting metabolism and transportation of glucose and carbohydrates into skeletal muscle cells by the administration of a therapeutically effective amount of a composition of bio-active compounds extracted from fenugreek seeds, and (2) methods for performing weight management by the administration of a therapeutically effective amount of a composition comprising 4-hydroxyisoleucine and one or more amino acids selected from the group consisting of arginine, aspartate, threonine, serine, glutamate, proline, glycine, alanine, cysteine, valine, methionine, isoleucine, leucine, tryptophan, phenylalanine, ornithine, lysine, histidine, and gamma-aminobutyrate.