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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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CEO David Chin stated that, "We are pleased to announce to shareholders that the company has entered into an evaluation agreement for the hepatic stem cell sorting and enrichment technology.
However, Currently available t cell enrichment techniques including fluorescence activated cell sorting and immunomagnetic isolation are either too expensive and risky, Or they lack the multi-marker support.
The facility will have highly-specialized GMP facilities, molecular biology, imaging, and cell sorting labs, as well as an event/lecture hall, and executive offices.
The great advancement of fluorescence reagents has promoted a host of more complex fluorescence technologies such as fluorescence resonance energy transfer (FRET), time-resolved fluorescence (TRF), fluorescence polarization (FP), fluorescence recovery after photobleaching (FRAP), fluorescence activated cell sorting (FACS), and fluorescence correlation spectroscopy (FCS) etc.
BD Life Sciences is a segment of the medical technology company BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) (NYSE:BDX), which has more than 30 years of experience in developing cell sorting technologies, known collectively as flow cytometry.
Using a technology known as fluorescence activated cell sorting (FACS), the researchers identified the precise combination of protein markers expressed in muscle precursor cells that enabled them to isolate those cells from the rest of the cultures.
The companies will jointly develop a workflow using the NanoSUing nCounter Analysis System (including the nCounter Single Cell Assay) and the BD Flow Cytometry cell sorter product line (emphasizing the new BD FACSJazz Cell Sorting System).
Today, cell sorting is done on bulky and very expensive devices.
They used fluorescence-activated cell sorting with established differentiation markers to isolate and separate well-differentiated epithelial cells at the top of colon crypts from the more immature stem cell-like cells at the bottom of colon crypts.
After giving groups of six to 10 rats and mice a high-fat diet for periods from one day to eight months, the researchers performed detailed biochemical, imaging and cell sorting analyses on the animals' brains.
Researchers investigating stem cell differentiation, cell signaling and circulating tumor cells are applying technologies such as cell sorting, high-complexity flow analysis, and imaging to gain deeper insights into the biology of cells.