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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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M2 PHARMA-January 18, 2018-Feldan Therapeutics, Green Cross LabCell Partner to Develop Hyperactive NK Cell Immunotherapies
The aim of this study was to identify the possible role played by NK cells in T1DM pathogenesis through comparing KLRC3 gene expression between patients with T1DM and healthy controls.
Uterine NK cells are of critical importance in normal pregnancy for the processes of spiral artery remodelling and placentation (12, 13).
CD9 was detected on all sEV subsets, though at very low levels on sEVs from T cells and NK cells.
Less immune disturbance after VATS lobectomy was previously shown in several researches on plasma immunomodulatory mediators [sup][7],[8] and NK cells.
NK cells express an array of receptors including inhibitory and activating receptors, inducing negative and positive signals when combined with their ligands, which can determine whether or not NK cells become activated, enabling them to detect infected or neoplastic cells while sparing normal cells.
The CD107a degranulation assay was performed with media, extract or Erucin-treated purified NK cells (2x[l0.
The age-related decrease in functional NK cells is likely to have wider implications for the health of older adults than currently understood by the mainstream.
Nicod found that NK cell activity was significantly reduced and the observed decline in the proportion of NK cells in the peripheral blood mononuclear cells (PBMCs) of patients with alveolar echinococcosis (AE) which is another hydatid disease caused by Echinococcus multiocularis indicated that the NK cell activity was related to the low proportion of NK cells in the PBMCs of AE patients (Nicod et al.
The acute clinical course argued against the diagnosis of chronic lymphoproliferative disorder of NK cells.
However, in mice lacking NK cells, parasite levels went up sevenfold, suggesting that NK cells are critical to controlling infection early on.