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primary cell

In physical therapy, a device consisting of a container, two solid conducting elements, and an electrolyte for the production of electric current by chemical energy.
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Q. what is the most accurate pathological test to identify the primary source of a cystic mass in the neck? the mass was removed. Pathologist was unable to identify the source and diagnosed the mass as a branchilogic carcinmoa (which is extremely rare, if exists at all). Therefore, I am looking for the most updated test and examinations that can be applied to blocks of the mass and determine their origin (primary source)

A. Pathologic examinaions under a microscope are the most accurate ones there are, and sometimes even they don't help to identify the cell types. I do not have any other ideas on other tests you can do, and I believe you should follow the treatment your doctors will advise you based on this diagnosis they have made.

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A variety of primary cells and established cell lines support the replication of flaviviruses: Green monkey (Veto), hamster (BHK-21), human (SW-13, HeLa), porcine (PS), and mosquito cell lines, as well as primary chicken and duck embryo cells have been used for flavivirus isolation and propagation in routine diagnostic applications.
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One alternative to PulsesPlus technology is to combine a discrete capacitor with a primary cell, which is bulky and results in a higher rate of charge leakage, as the discrete capacitor continuously discharges the battery, albeit at a low rate.
RNA samples were extracted and purified from 150-[micro]L lysates of primary cells and four passage cells and used as templates for RT-PCR analysis to determine the presence of TSV.
The torch was launched 18 months ago and has been sold to more than half the major UK fire brigades that use primary cell safety hand torches.
The initial reprogramming focus will be on custom solutions for primary cell establishment, induced pluripotent stem cell (iPSC) generation, banking and characterization.
Xcell's advanced primary cell culturing platform, the Avatar system, enables propagation and gene editing in hard to transfect cell types.
Pluripotent stem cells are capable of differentiating into many specialised primary cell types needed for research, including cardiomyocytes, hepatocytes, neurons and muscle cells.
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Although much is known about how DEPs affect macrophages, it is not known how the oxidative stress response differs between macrophages and epithelial cells, two primary cell targets of PM.