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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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MicroIslet is working to develop and commercialize a first product, called MicroIslet-P(tm), a microencapsulated porcine islet cell suspension that will be used for transplantation in patients with insulin-dependent diabetes.
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A snapshot of the global therapeutic scenario for Islet Cell Carcinoma (Insulinoma).
A: Since the introduction of the powerful immunosuppressive agent Rapamycin, the results have been improving in all islet cell centers that have been involved clinically with the procedure.
Devise corrective measures for pipeline projects by understanding Islet Cell Carcinoma (Insulinoma) pipeline depth and focus of Islet Cell Carcinoma (Insulinoma) therapeutics.
The mice that received the therapy had 10 times higher islet cell mass, three times higher insulin levels and improved insulin sensitivity and islet cell survival compared to the untreated mice.
Patients who undergo islet cell transplantation typically require insulin-producing beta cells from two to four pancreases, said Dr.
Previous independently conducted in-vivo testing clearly demonstrated the importance of AAGP[TM] in islet cell transplantation.
To engineer an endocrine pancreas, islet- and stem cells require an extracellular matrix (ECM) that provides specific archi- tecture, microstructure, and most importantly microvasculature to form the islet cell specific niche," he said.