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CELL. A small room in a prison. See Dungeon.

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In addition, the expressions of Fgfs were investigated (especially, Fgf1, Fgf2, Fgf9, and Fgf18), which were supposed to be related to LE cell proliferation in previous studies (6), using real-time PCR analysis, since they could not be measured by RNA-Seq analysis, because they were unavailable in our reference sequences.
(7) When such complexes are taken up by phagocytes in the joint, they form the "RA cell," a cell analogous to the LE cell of Hargraves.
The finding of the single LE cell was helpful in establishing the previously unsuspected diagnosis of lupus pleuritis, so that beneficial treatment could be initiated.
LE cells are neutrophils containing a smooth homogeneous nuclear mass.