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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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If red blood cells play a role in controlling both platetets and blood vessels, they represent a new target for drugs that could fight diabetes symptoms, he adds.
Malik and her team are investigating a correlation between ``placental growth factor,'' a protein found in red blood cells, and acute chest syndrome.
Assuming that your diagnosis of iron deficiency anemia is correct, a three-month course of iron therapy should restore your red blood cell count to normal and replenish your iron stores.
We are pleased with the results of this study, which provide support to advance the INTERCEPT red blood cell program into late-stage clinical studies in pursuit of European product approval," said Dr.
It is hoped that the findings could lead to novel therapies for diseases or conditions in which the red blood cell production is thrown out of balance.
Anemia is typically measured in terms of blood concentration of hemoglobin, the red blood cell molecule that binds to oxygen in the lungs and releases it where it's needed.
1) The Sylsens system has been successfully tested on all of the standard protocols for pathogen elimination, red blood cell function and toxicity.
Meanwhile, your bone marrow churns out 100 million new red blood cells a minute to replace the cells you've lost.
In the case of true anemia, the number of red blood cells is decreased.
a biopharmaceutical company developing novel therapeutics that modulate the growth of cells and tissues including red blood cells, bone, muscle, fat, and the vasculature, presented data demonstrating that ACE-536 promotes formation of red blood cells through inhibition of members of the TGF-beta superfamily, at the 51st Annual Meeting of the American Society of Hematology.
This helps us understand the biological mechanisms of what determines formation and function of red blood cells," ABC News quoted Dr Manuel Ferreira from the Queensland Institute of Medical Research in Brisbane as saying.
To a red blood cell, scientists in France have attached a wavy tail that responds to magnetic fields.