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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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The tendon cell density and fibrocartilage zone thickness (FZT) are measured using our established protocols (Fu et al.
The increased amount and duration of load on a tendon results in activation of protein kinases, oxygen free radicals, and apoptotic mediators, which when persistently activated cause tendon cells to undergo apoptosis.
The tendon cell density and fibrocartilage zone thickness (FZT) were measured using our established protocols.
NYSE MKT: BTX), a biotechnology company that develops and markets products in the field of regenerative medicine, and its subsidiaries OrthoCyte Corporation and LifeMap Sciences reported today a means of manufacturing seven distinct types of cartilage, bone, and tendon cells from human embryonic stem cells.
Biochemically, endothelial cells express and respond to a network of inflammatory mediators such as interleukins (IL-1[beta], IL-6), prostaglandins (PGE1, PGE2), nitric oxide synthetase (NOS), growth factors (PDGF, TGF-[beta], b-FGF, EGF, VEGF, IGF-1) and other potential modulators of tendon cell activity (glutamate, substance P) (Ackermann et al.