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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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Plant Cell Fusion is an effective amino acid plant nutrient.
It has been stated that the initial increase of the cell number is due to the cell fusion process during the initial response of cell to the toxicant, which can occur in apoptosis process (Xing et al.
Although the process of cell fusion has long been recognized, the structure of these membrane-spanning proteins include regions that were poorly understood, Sanders explains.
Indeed, the protein that these people make doesn't include the immunosuppressive domain or the part thought to mediate cell fusion in the syncytium.
Modern biotechnology entails the use of cell fusion techniques, bio-informatics, genetic engineering, structure based molecular design and recombinant DNA technology, and hybridoma technology.
Our study shows that transplanted bone marrow cells fuse not only with bone marrow cells of the recipient, but with non-hematopoietic cells, suggesting that if we can understand the process of cell fusion better, we may be able to target certain organ injuries with the patient's own bone marrow cells and repair the tissues," said Dr.
The 22 chapters presented here by Pells (gene function and development, Roslin Institute, UK) describe methods of nuclear reprogramming including isolation of stromal cells from human adipose tissue, cell fusion, polyethylene glycol-mediated cell fusion, epigenetic reprogramming of somatic genomes by electrofusion with embryonic stem cells, modulation of cell fate using nuclear and cytoplasmic extracts, using immunofluorescence to observe methylation changes in mammalian preimplantation embryos, staining embryonic stem cells using monoclonal antibodies to stage-specific embryonic antigens, and methylation-sensitive polymerase chain reaction.
Progress is being made in understanding transcription regulation and cell fusion by henipaviruses.
Genzyme has the option to obtain an exclusive license to the dendritic/cancer cell fusion technology from Dana Farber.
Sterile conditions with Helix fusion chamber for cell fusion experiments
The scientists have developed a simple but ingenious sorting method, which can boost the rate of successful cell fusion from around 10 percent to about 50 percent.
The patent issued as United States Patent 5,916,771, entitled: Production of a Multimeric Protein by Cell Fusion Method.

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