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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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In telophase 2, a second division is completed giving rise to two gametes; that is, cells with half as many chromosomes as the original parent cell.
Of course, only one of the total number of alignments that could occur actually happens in each parent cell undergoing meiosis.
After short periods of vibrations, the vacuole's contents returned to the parent cell.
Mitosis is the last stage of the cell division cycle during which copied genetic material from the nucleus of a parent cell is endowed into two daughter cells.
With the recent new investments in Medis El by its parent Cell Diagnostics, Inc.
And the new neurons may get helpful heirlooms from their parent cells, Jessberger says.
Cocultures of 10% of parent cells and 90% of each type of transfected cells were inoculated onto a 96-well plate at 4 x 10 [sup]3 cells/well in triplicate.
This was filled with parent cells of 20 m x 20 m x 10 m with a minimum sub-cell size of 4 m x 4 m x 2 m.
the viability of parent cells decreased in an almost linear manner, from 90% at 15 [micro]g/ml concentration to about 20% at the maximal 50 [micro]g/ml concentration (Figure 4C), whilst an essentially different pattern was observed for tamoxifen-resistant T47D cells.
We ob-served that biochaninA is more cytotoxic to the AsPC1/F compared to the parent cells and alters intracellualar signaling.