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cell

an independent team of operatives who work together in a CELLULAR MANUFACTURING production environment.
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May 1 ~ May 3###Meiosis of microspore mother cell stage###Nucelli continue projection
microspore mother cells (Microsporocytes), were also detectable (Fig 1B).
1999) Elimination of replication fork block protein Fob1 extends the life span of yeast mother cells.
Establishment of plastid-based quadripolarity in spore mother cells of the moss Funaria hygrometrica.
But when it comes to cancer, say UCLA researchers, mother cells may be far more prolific.
The others are called polar nuclei, which have become enclosed in a membrane together, forming the endosperm mother cell.
Her strategy relies on proteins produced in a daughter cell when it buds off from its mother cell.
Each domain mother cell might have undergone further differentiation of the software in successive steps in accordance with the program representing the domain concerned.
Cell B becomes the mother cell of the peripheral cells of the embryo's head.
It has been assumed that during mitosis the mother cell expels its cytokeratin in a degraded form to the cellular environment.
The mother cell that leads to both the macrophage and neutrophil is called a "bipotent precursor" since it has the potential to form either cell type depending on the specific circumstances it finds itself in.