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target cells

Red blood cells with the haemoglobin disposed as an outer ring and a small circular central mass. Target cells are seen in liver disease and in the HAEMOGLOBINOPATHIES.
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Currently available electroporation equipment is tailored to fit different types of applications depending on the researcher's target cell or tissue types.
Subsequent collection of the floating target cell layer and release of the cells from their microbubbles provides a highly-purified preparation of just the cells of interest, with high recovery efficiency while retaining cell viability.
Stable clones were isolated and characterized for ADCC activity in the presence of a given therapeutic antibody and the appropriate target cells giving rise to the clonal iLite[TM] effector cell lines.
In this method the managed amount of medication is considered as a control input to the system that makes a balance between normal cells, infected cells and the target cells. The purpose of control is to eradicate the infected population with the virus to minimize the injection.
Thus, the common mechanism of action of diametrically different carcinogens (and noncarcinogens) on target cells is the destruction of the plasmatic membrane.
In 4 to 72 hours, depending on the pathogen, the target cells make many thousands of copies, enabling their detection by direct PCR.
Release of cAMP from MPs into target cells was assumed to occur instantaneously.
The number of target cells was measured by the mRNA quantitation of MAGE-A3.
ASI and WaveSense have confirmed the combined solution's effectiveness in performing semi-automated FISH analysis of paramagnetic labeled target cells. Target cells may be retrieved, enriched, imaged and analyzed in urine, bone marrow, blood, needle aspiration, abdominal ascites, lymph node, culture and pleural effusion specimens.
Washington, October 24 ( ANI ): Researchers have discovered two new cell receptors used by Dengue virus to penetrate target cells.
Materials and Methods: To determine cytotoxic activity target cells (K562) were labeled with carboxy-fluorescein diacetate (CFDA) or fluorescein isothiocyanate (FITC), and propidium iodide (PI) was used to label dead cells.
To generate recombinant retrovirus particles for transduction into target cells, 0.5 x [10.sup.6] 293T cells were plated onto 60mm dishes.