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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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In regard of the foam cell nucleation density, the most dominant factor was the injection volume, as shown in Fig.
Inflammation-induced foam cell formation in chronic inflammatory disease.
Methotrexate treatment increases the expression of cholesterol 27-hydroxylase expression, thereby promotes cholesterol export from macrophages and reduces their tendency to transform into foam cells.
It has been shown that high density lipoprotein (HDL) cholesterol and its most abundant protein constituent, apolipoprotein A-I (ApoA-I), can promote the efflux of cholesterol from foam cells of the artery wall and mediate the transport of cholesterol to the liver for catabolism (Fielding and Fielding 1995; Panagotopulos et al.
Vitamin D suppressed foam cell formation by reducing LDL cholesterol uptake in diabetic subjects only.
Activation of inflammatory mediators and potential role of Ah-recepter ligands in foam cell formation.
In addition to reducing inflammation, the flavones and flavonoids in Citri-Z's proprietary formula offer cardiovascular protection by reducing total cholesterol and LDL cholesterol, reducing thrombosis, inhibiting macrophage foam cell formation, improving endothelial function and helping to maintain healthy blood pressure.
Escherichia coli), can promote macrophage foam cell formation in vitro (8,39).
When subjected to stretchment or compression, FPUFs with larger foam cell size have a larger amount of flown air, which improves the slow-rebound performance of the foam materials.
It has been reported that oxidatively modified low-density lipoprotein (Ox-LDL) involvement with vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) and foam cell formation play an important role in atherosclerosis (AS).
To trigger foam cell formation, LDLs have to undergo a nongenetically controlled alteration, that is, oxidation.