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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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Neuroendocrine cells have been identified in each part of the gastrointestinal tract, starting with the mouth (e.
The function of the neuroendocrine cells described in the rat prostate could be related to the excretion of prostate secretions toward the urethra, and these cells might be regulated by androgens (Rodriguez et al.
Achaete-scute complex-like 1 (ASCL1), termed mASH1 in rodents and hASHl in humans (m/hASH1), belongs to the basic helix-loop-helix family, and is a crucial transcription factor for neuroendocrine cell differentiation.
Morphology and antigen expression profile of pulmonary neuroendocrine cells in reactive proliferations and diffuse idiopathic pulmonary neuroendocrine cell hyperplasia (DIPNECH).
One deals with the role of neuroendocrine cells in the formation of the cancer.
NSE is localized in neurons and in peripheral and central neuroendocrine cells ["amine precursor uptake and decarboxylation" cells (APUD)] [1].
Neuroendocrine tumors are a type of cancer that arises from neuroendocrine cells and can occur in different parts of the body.
D, A tumoral thrombus in a large vessel is entirely composed of neuroendocrine cells with the characteristics described above (inset) (hematoxylin-eosin, original magnifications X50 [B and D] and X200 [C and inset]).
Neuroendocrine tumors are a rare type of cancer that originate in neuroendocrine cells throughout the body, and are most often found in the GI tract, lungs or pancreas.
1,2] In practical terms, molecular markers are invaluable in defining neuroendocrine cells.
Several previous studies have demonstrated the presence of neuroendocrine cells in normal laryngeal tissue, but no such studies have been performed at the jugular foramen.