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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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In the presence of ConA, in vitro T-cell activation requires accessory cells for co-stimulatory signals (Pollard and Landberg 2001).
This simultaneous binding subsequently results in the costimulation and activation of T-cells and accessory cells, enabling the generation of a strong immune response against tumor cells.
One of the receptors for PDGF, PDGFR[eth], is expressed on a number of human cancers and on accessory cells in tumors that are important for sustaining tumor growth.