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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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There was no significant difference in the number of glial cells among Groups A, PX, GDX, and PX + GDX ( P > 0.
To evaluate the response of the nerve cells in-vitro study was done, glial cells were used for this purpose.
Postmortem studies in mood disorders indicate altered numbers of neurons and glial cells.
Most experts agree that in order to keep your glial cells functioning optimally, you should adopt strategies designed to promote overall brain health.
He says glial cells communicate with neurons and control neuronal activity by regulating a neurotransmitter (signaling chemical) called glutamate.
When glial cells are lost, the support system for neurons is affected, including regulation of the immediate environment of the neurons, and other functions that keep them healthy and working normally.
hippocampus mature into another type of glial cell called an oligodendrocyte, which produces the myelin that sheaths nerve cells.
Walczak will use Q-Cells as a standard to evaluate glial cells generated from induced pluripotent stem cells (iPS) and embryonic stem cells (ES).
Furthermore, these observations provide evidence that calcein AM can be used to preferentially label the sheath, in particular the glial cell cytosol, in contrast to previous markers of glial cell nuclei, providing a significant new method for evaluating glial-axonal interactions in the living preparation.
Glia outnumber neurons in the human brain by a factor of 10 to one, and astrocytes are the most abundant type of glial cell.