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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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The mechanism of initial cell fusion shown in As (III) experiments (and partially shown in chromium (VI) experiments) has not been well understood and thus has not been included in the models.
The researcher Pia Cosma and her team have used the cell fusion mechanism to reprogram the neurons in the retina.
This is not surprising, because cycles of cell fusion and chromosome segregation provide very strong selective advantages to molecular parasites, such as transposable elements and meiotic drive genes, which have clearly modified the sexual process to further their own interests.
By combining genetic, optogenetic, biochemical, live-imaging, synthetic and modeling approaches, this project will bring a molecular and conceptual understanding of cell fusion.
The patent issued as United States Patent 5,916,771, entitled: Production of a Multimeric Protein by Cell Fusion Method.
Cell fusion is one possible mechanism of regeneration, and our hypothesis is that Wnt/beta-catenin signalling activation triggers the reprogramming in vivo of spontaneously fused hybrids formed between adult stem cells and somatic cells, to regenerate damaged organs.
This study not only shows the power of stem cell fusion technology, but also that cardiac regeneration is on the horizon.
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.
PDI's role in breaking viral disulfide bonds, Brown adds, "may be an emerging motif for many viruses that enter cell membrances by cell fusion.

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