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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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Histologically, transgene expression was found primarily in smooth muscle cells, but also in endothelial cells, adventitial cells, and macrophages.
It is obvious that these elements are the adventitial cells of the capillaries or the pericytes of Zimmermann(21)--a cell type which recently has received much attention and which by some investigators is made responsible for the contractility of the capillaries.