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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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Average size of an EC cell is 21-24 [micro]m in length and 8-12 [micro]m in breadth even with a remarkable variation in different animals, presence of 5-HT within EC cells has been demonstrated immunohistochemically by several investigators (Penttila 1966; Erspamer 1966; Vanden et al.
1995), EC cells are inferior in this respect: "The range of differentiation obtained from human EC cell lines is more limited than that obtained from mouse ES cells and varies widely between cell lines" (p.
OCT4 is a crucial and dependent determinant of pluripotency in ES and EC cells (10).
describe the methods used to derive and characterize human EC cells, the attributes of these cells, and how they can be used to study cell fate determination in the embryo.
The OCT4A isoform is known as a prominent factor that sustains self-renewal and pluripotency in ES and EC cells.