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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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17Beta-estradiol abrogates apoptosis in murine skeletal muscle cells through estrogen receptors: role of the phosphatidylinositol 3-kinase/Akt pathway.
In skeletal muscle cells, the contractileunits of myosin and actin are laid out head to tail along the length of the muscle.
The fluorescence polarization value and microviscosity of chick skeletal muscle cell membrane observed in this study indicated that membrane lipid fluidity of chick SMC was decreased after FeS[O.
com/) will conduct a medical first this fall -- researchers expect to grow new heart muscle by transplanting a patient's own skeletal muscle cells from the leg, directly into damaged hearts via catheter using a 3D guidance technology.
John de la Harpe, AMBI's Chief Science Officer, commented, "Both of these ingredient combinations have been shown to work synergistically to increase glucose uptake in human skeletal muscle cell culture studies as compared to the uptake response seen when the nutrients were introduced individually.
Based on the current understanding of non-genomic testosterone action, we suggest that testosterone may be able to produce an increase in intracellular calcium levels and calcium mobility within the human skeletal muscle cell.
3]) receptors and DHPR are expressed by 0 to 6 days after exposure to differentiating media, but RYR1 was not expressed until after 10 days of culture in differentiating media in a human skeletal muscle cell line (35).
Although it seems likely that the source of cell-free plasma DNA is the skeletal muscle cell, further investigations are needed to determine whether other cell types are involved as well.
The neuromuscular, or myoneural, junction is the region where a nerve cell (neuron) meets a skeletal muscle cell.
Biological evaluation Glucose uptake in L6 skeletal muscle cell lines
2+] signaling in HEK-293 and skeletal muscle cells expressing recombinant ryanodine receptors harboring malignant hyperthermia and central core disease mutations.
BATON ROUGE, September 14 /PRNewswire/ -- A new study found that chromium picolinate may increase the amount of AMP-activated protein kinase (AMPK) -- a key enzyme involved in metabolism -- in skeletal muscle cells, thus improving energy balance and insulin function.