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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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5 It was reported that short time inhalation of FA can induce the increase of micronucleus rate in bone marrow cells of exposed mice.
The use of bone marrow cells to treat heart disease could move from the experimental phase and into clinical application within the next several years, as researchers move closer to developing treatments for a variety of cardiac problems.
The study was conducted in mice using a novel stem cell delivery method developed by researchers to show that the extract from bone marrow cells is as beneficial to cardiac function as are intact, whole cells.
A point of care cell processing platform is then utilized to concentrate the autologous bone marrow cells, which are subsequently delivered in a minimally-invasive procedure directly to the damaged regions in a patient's heart.
of heptaplatin significantly reduces the mitotic indices and highly significantly induces chromosomal aberrations (both numerically and structurally) in proliferative bone marrow cells of SWR/J mice.
We thought the bone marrow cells would evolve directly into beta cells.
The key achievement has been to find out which bone marrow cells can transform into skin cells and repair the skin as healthy tissue.
Later this month Shane, of Penrhyndeudraeth, Gwynedd, will go into an isolation room at Alder Hey Children's Hospital in Liverpool, where chemotherapy will kill off his own bone marrow cells.
Souza, Spechler, and colleagues noted that bone marrow cells come into play to regenerate the esophageal lining in rats that have severe reflux.
Treatment with allogeneic mesenchymal bone marrow cells may offer new hope to patients with chronic neurological or age-related, neurodegenerative diseases.
The researchers also found that viral infection of bone marrow cells occurred, and likely led to the effects on blood cell production.
Although tumors are known to generate proteins that do the job, researchers have recently implicated bone marrow cells in the process too.