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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 glycemic index is high in the test group than the controls; this indicates that diabetes has a vulnerable role on the outer hair cells function, and it may cause hearing impairment in the diabetic persons.
In experiments with early stage skin and hair cells, called melanocyte stem cells, two pathways controlled the amount of pigment.
Aminoglycosides can be toxic to hair cells in many species (Brignull et al.
The finding that newborn hair cells regenerate spontaneously is novel," senior author Dr.
The cause is mostly damage to the inner hair cells specialized sensory cells in the inner ear that transmit information about sounds through the nervous system to the brain.
This is an area that's a bit more futuristic and ultimately restoring the hair cells will be the cure.
When you stop the fluid keeps moving for a few seconds and the hair cells start sending messages to the brain again.
While scientists are still looking into ways of possibly reviving damaged hair cells, the predominant treatment approaches for NIHL now are hearing aids or cochlear implants.
However, the number of inner hair cells which transmit amplified sound signals to the brain, appeared normal.
They succeeded in programming mouse stem cells to develop into immature hair cells.
The work holds out the prospect of regenerating the sensitive hair cells that turn sound vibrations into nerve signals.
A team led by Professor Stefan Heller, from Stanford University School of Medicine, succeeded in programming mouse stem cells to develop into immature hair cells.