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any small compartment

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a device that delivers an electric current as the result of a chemical reaction

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small room in which a monk or nun lives


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Green-stained monoclonal antibodies allowed them to see where the coccidia went; red-stained antibodies pinpointed the presence of the cytotoxic cells.
In their study, levels of messenger RNA (mRNA) encoding perforin and granzyme B, 2 proteins produced by cytotoxic cells, were measured in the urine of 85 renal allograft recipients with or without an episode of acute rejection.
Serum analysis revealed that levels of CD8 cytotoxic cells were significantly higher in rape victims than in controls (10% vs.
Fluorochrome conjugated antibodies are used to enumerate the percent and absolute cell counts of T helper cells (CD3+ CD4+), T cytotoxic cells (CD3+ CD8+), B cells (CD19+), and NK cells (CD56+) in the peripheral blood of a patient.
IPSCs can also be established from mature cytotoxic T lymphocytes, thereby allowing cloning and expansion of functional antigen-specific cytotoxic cells that might be useful in cell-based therapy of cancer.
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