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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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Furthermore, the TUNEL assay showed that hepatic cell apoptosis in BD rats was significantly reduced after Sal treatment, and liver function improved.
Cytoplasm of some hepatic cells was being restoring, they were dyed pink by coloration with hematoxylin and eosin.
Because of the large reserve capacity of the liver, the results of true tests of liver function such as albumin and prothrombin time can be nonpathologic when markers of hepatic cell damage are increased.
Microtubules are more stable and more highly acetylated in ethanol-treated hepatic cells.
Research results show that for the first time that hepatic cells possess a mechanism for attempting to repair the wide-ranging hepatic cell necrosis associate with drug-induced acute liver failure, and that anti-CXCL10 antibodies strengthen this type of self-repairing function at the in vivo level, Stelic says.
By administering an effective dose of a specific neutralizing agent for chemokine CXCL10, and thus promoting the histological and functional repair of hepatic cells, we hope to offer a treatment that will improve the quality of life of patients who suffer from acute liver failure.
2011); they also reported up-regulation of PPAR-g expression in hepatic cells after treatment with ginkgo leaves extract.
As LDL influx into hepatic cells may contribute to fatty liver disease [31], LDL absorption into hepatic cells in the presence or absence of 2 [micro]M punicalagin was also examined (data not shown).
In this study, we investigated the effect and mechanism of RCE on hepatic glucose production using hepatic cells and animal models.
Non-treated mice liver showed normal structure represented by hepatic lobules with semi circular central vein in the center hepatic cells arranged in strands blood sinusoids in between the hepatic cells and portal canals at the periphery of hepatic lobules.
Moreover, these facts suggest that patients undergoing transplantation with the hepatic cells may have almost no possibility of developing teratomas or cancers, as can be the case when using bone marrow stem cells," said lead author of the study Dr.