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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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An ATP metabolic product called adenosine then signals the stem cells to commit to becoming bone-forming cells.
Using the system, the production of bone-forming cells will begin with a small sample of cells, taken from a patient or donor.
Scaffolds derived from this technology will act to improve oxygenation and encourage the activity of stem cells and bone-forming cells, or osteoblasts.
BPS-804 works by inhibiting sclerostin, which inhibits the activity of bone-forming cells, known as osteoblasts.
The latest study shows that bone-forming cells create the environment that maintains early lymphoid progenitors.
15) Vitamin D also reduces gene expression of bone-forming cells abnormally present in the aortas of experimental animals with chronic kidney disease.
To reach the conclusion, scientists exposed a group of cultured bone-forming cells (osteoblasts) to three major green tea components - epigallocatechin (EGC), gallocatechin (GC), and gallocatechin gallate (GCG) - for several days.
Teriparatide increases the number and activity of these bone-forming cells.
They adorned the scaffolding with synthetic peptides, or protein fragments, that help bone-forming cells called osteoprogenitor cells adhere to the framework.
Furthermore, ACE-011 preserved the number of osteoblasts, the cells responsible for forming new bone, compared to untreated mice which lost these vital bone-forming cells.
It is believed that bone-forming cells, derived from the body's connective tissue, are the only cells able to form the skeleton.