resting cell


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resting cell

[′rest·iŋ ‚sel]
(cell and molecular biology)
An interphase cell.
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Here, we are considering that hunting cells can slaughter tumor cells, but resting cells cannot.
Sequestered pro virus in resting cells is hidden from the immune system and invulnerable to currently available antiretroviral drugs.
and measured its efflux in the resting cell and following stimulation.
They showed that Oct1 blocks stable repression of genes involved in immunity in resting cells that had been previously activated by a pathogen.
In advanced AIDS, HIV mutates so it can infect these resting cells, gaining entry into the cell by using a signalling receptor called CXCR4.