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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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Earlier approaches to producing red blood cells have relied on various sources of stem cells which can only presently produce very limited quantities.
The research team wanted to find out how the cells open the chapter that contains instructions on how to produce red blood cells.
Red blood cell units were stored for 35 days prior to transfusion.
The study made by [2] the authors mentioned that counting Red Blood Cells is not a big issue in image processing but the hurdles like clustered Red Blood Cells splitting is too important because they will affect the accuracy that's why they did it through concavity points finding and splitting.
Using a special photoacoustic microscope that detects sound, the investigators were able to differentiate healthy red blood cells from irregularly shaped red blood cells with high confidence, using a sample size of just 21 cells.
Researchers also knew that platelets respond to ATP in the bloodstream by producing NO, which reduces their tendency to clump, using a technique that mimics the natural flow of blood cells, Dana Spence and his colleagues at Wayne State University in Detroit have now shown that platelets respond specifically to ATP released by red blood cells in a way that promotes blood flow.
It happens when an infection or trapped red blood cells in the lungs cause chest pain, coughing, difficulty breathing and fever.
It produces and stores red blood cells, which carry oxygen through the body.
This is a strong vote for enhanced blood safety in Japan," said Eric Krasnoff, chairman and CEO of Pall Corporation (NYSE: PLL), the leading provider of filters for leukocyte reduction of platelets and red blood cells worldwide.
The red blood cells are in charge of transporting oxygen to body tissues and so the oxygen carrying capacity of the blood is enhanced.
The research used mouse leukemia cells that, when treated with dimethyl sulfoxide (DMSO), differentiate into red blood cells.
Cerus Corporation (NASDAQ:CERS) announced today that its Phase 1 trial of red blood cells treated with the INTERCEPT Blood System met its primary endpoint, with preliminary analysis demonstrating that greater than 75 percent of treated cells continued to circulate 24 hours following transfusion.