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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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Caption: Figure 2: Determining factors in differentiation of beige adipose cell.
The induction of CYP1B1, a prototypical AhR target gene and of proinflammatory genes by TCDD or PCB-126 were significantly decreased when cells were pretreated with [alpha]-NF (Table 1), suggesting that these xenohiotics could regulate the inflammatory pathway in adipose cells via the AhR.
Additional experiments, however, are needed to determine the mechanisms by which these preparations decrease the insulin resistance induced by TNF-[alpha] in adipose cells and whether they can remedy the insulin resistance induced by other agents.
Adipose cells are located all over your body, but most are located just under your skin.
Using adipose cells as the starting cell population and mTeSR[TM]1, a defined medium that allows the expansion of human embryonic and induced pluripotent stem cells without the use of feeders, the researchers were able to fully reprogram the cells to the pluripotent state.
The company's study is expected to progress its program to enable transplanted brown adipose cells to effectively maintain or regulate normal metabolism in humans.
They found that when children become obese, beginning as early as age six, there was an increase in the number of adipose cells, and that they are larger in size than the cells found in the bodies of lean children.
Adipose cells can also fall victim to trauma during harvesting.
Microscopically, the tumor is composed of a mixture of numerous capillaries, myxoid stroma, mature adipose cells, inflammatory cells, lipoblasts, and pleomorphic bizarre giant cells.
The ability to control the amount (dose) and time to form adipose cells provides a drug discovery approach that is directly relevant to human physiology.