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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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T cell development from regulatory T helper to effector T helper cells alters the contact hypersensitivity response.
It's important that the width of the helper cells in columns G:I match the widths of columns B:D.
These cells, which comprise roughly 5% of all T helper cells, produce transforming growth factor-[beta], which markedly suppresses the other T cells' immune responses.
The researchers next treated melanoma-bearing mice with T helper cell 9 (TH9), an immune cell that produces interleukin-9.
An ImmunoBody[R] is a human antibody or fusion protein engineered to express helper cell and CTL epitopes from tumour antigens over-expressed by cancer cells.
Researchers at Children's Hospital Boston studied a mouse model and found that influenza activates a newly recognized group of immune cells called natural helper cells, presenting a completely new set of drug targets for asthma.
Giving HAART during the acute infection may protect CD4 helper cells, which are "knocked out" in the acute phase.
An ImmunoBody[R] is a DNA vaccine encoding a human antibody or fusion protein engineered to express helper cell and CTL epitopes from tumour antigens over-expressed by cancer cells.
Our findings, in both animal and human models, indicate that the type of T helper cell present is the determining factor in predicting whether interferon-_ will be effective," Raman added.
The study demonstrates that MUC-1 in the form of an immune complex is more efficiently processed than MUC-1 alone, leading to T helper cell stimulation and an enhanced cytotoxic T lymphocyte (CTL) response.
Bhardwaj has worked at the boundary between basic research and clinical applications, resulting in the discovery of methods to prepare dendritic cells from human blood monocytes and in the identification of dendritic cells as potent stimulators of helper cell and anti-viral immunity in humans.
This interaction is mediated through receptors on the surface of the CTL and on the helper cell.