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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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Enteroendocrine cells have a variety of shapes [4, 5, 17], in H+E staining - a dark nucleus is surrounded by a bright, weakly stained cytoplasm.
Enteroendocrine cells are alternatively known as neuroendocrine cells and APUD cells because they were thought to originate from the neural crest.
2a:egfp, which drives expression of a membrane-bound GFP in enteroendocrine cells in the intestinal epithelium (Ng et al.
Allergenic response has been shown to increase T cells, enteroendocrine cells and mast cell secretions which may have a role in post infective IBS, food intolerances or chronic stress.
Consequences of Citrobacter rodentium infection on enteroendocrine cells and the enteric nervous system in the mouse colon.
Heather Bara of Georgia Institute of Technology: Tissue Engineering a Pancreatic Substitute Based on Recombinant Enteroendocrine Cells
This feedback helps to fine-tune eating behavior, mood, blood glucose, digestive secretion, absorption, and gut motility via the production of serotonin and other neuropeptides by enteroendocrine cells (EECs).
Gastric banding is "a purely restrictive procedure," while gastric bypass diverts nutrients to the distal small intestine, where enteroendocrine cells secrete GLP-1, the researchers wrote.
Enteroendocrine cells produce hormones or peptides for digestion or chemical sensors for digestive reflexes.
Receptors for sweet taste are present on taste buds as well as enteroendocrine cells of gastrointestinal tract.
Within 28 days, it resulted in the formation of three-dimensional tissue resembling fetal intestine that contained all the major intestinal cell types - including enterocytes, goblet, Paneth and enteroendocrine cells.