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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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Many methods have been investigated to optimize CoQ10's ability to enter tissues and mitochondria including reducing particle size, creating emulsification and phospholipid delivery systems, with limited success.
The faulty mitochondria also release toxic molecules that damage their genes encoded by DNA.
Heat shock protein (HSP) 60 is one of these regulators and is essential to maintain the status quo in mitochondria of intestinal epithelial cells.
A second strain of C57/Black 6 carried mitochondria from another kind of mouse called NZB.
They found this protein controls the channel (MCU, mitochondrial Calcium Uniporter) that allows calcium to enter mitochondria.
This brings scientists a step closer to developing therapies to counteract the ageing of cells, by targeting mitochondria.
We already had some clues that mitochondria played a role in the ageing of cells, but scien tists around the world have struggled to understand ex actly how and to what extent these were involved.
1 mg of mitochondria was added to the appropriate buffer, which was supplemented with 5 mM succinate and 1 [micro]M rotenone.
A breakthrough in the field resulted from my postdoctoral research in Peter Walter~s laboratory, where I discovered a protein complex that tethers the ER and the mitochondria.
The mitochondria, of which there are many in the cell, work as the battery pack, providing energy for the cell.
More mitochondria means more energy is produced and more work can be performed.
Fortunately, there's good evidence that it may be possible to keep your wits about you as you age by adopting strategies that help promote the health and functioning of your brain's mitochondria.