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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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Mastitis is a persistent, inflammatory reaction of the udder tissue, which entails a decline in potassium, and is responsible for a higher somatic cell count and electrical conductivity of milk (Gaspardy et al.
Therefore, effort must be undertaken to minimize inefficiencies at each step of the somatic cell cloning procedure.
21) investigated the relationship between the number of somatic cells and the mastitis causing microbes and reported similar results in this respect.
Effect of different exogenous Npm or PGA on the efficiency of BMI somatic cell nuclear transfer.
Our study resulted in the production of cloned mice by somatic cell NT using piezo-actuated micromanipulator.
In this point, somatic cell count (SCC) has been assumed as the most reliable indicator for detecting mastitis and quality level in early time because of high genetic correlation to the susceptibility of mastitis (Sharif et al.
Centrioles have been traced in all stages of pre-implantation embryogenesis and also in embryonic stem cells and the sperm centriole is undoubtedly the precursor of centrioles in all foetal and adult somatic cells (2,6).
To improve the efficiency numerous strategies have applied using somatic cells from donors of various ages, passage and culture conditions (Silvestre et al.
Thus, human iPS cell researchers may find themselves getting swept into this ongoing debate if they decide to use stored somatic cells.
The international scientific establishment knows that the stem cells derived from Hwang's cloned embryos could not possibly match a patient donor, except in the rare circumstance where a woman had the nucleus of one of her own somatic cells transferred into one of her own ova.
Oocytes are found in the ovaries surrounded by somatic cells in structures known as follicles.