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Related to intercellular: intercellular space, Intercellular junctions, intercellular bridges, Intercellular fluid, Intercellular matrix

in·ter·cel·lu·lar

 (ĭn′tər-sĕl′yə-lər)
adj. Biology
Located among or between cells: intercellular fluid.

intercellular

(ˌɪntəˈsɛljʊlə) or

intercell

adj
(Biology) biology between or among cells: intercellular fluid.

in•ter•cel•lu•lar

(ˌɪn tərˈsɛl yə lər)

adj.
situated between or among cells.
[1825–35]

in·ter·cel·lu·lar

(ĭn′tər-sĕl′yə-lər)
Located between or among cells: intercellular fluid.
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Adj.1.intercellular - located between cells
biological science, biology - the science that studies living organisms
Translations

intercellular

adjinterzellular
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Danielov' s scientific research proved that only indigenous to a Human Body ingredients can help fix damaged intra- and intercellular communication.
A newly uncovered means of intercellular communication involves transfer of small cell-derived vesicles.
Dr Lydia Tabernero explains the results, "Scientists had always thought the reason for these incredibly strong connections was because the molecules were very rigid and structured as they are in other, weaker intercellular junctions.
The intercellular skin lipids (those located between comeocytes) are composed mainly of hydrophobic ceramides, long chain fatty acids, cholesterol and cholestryl derivatives, and are organized in a gel crystalline rigid structure to control penetration.
It is because at lower temperatures the water has withdrawn from plant cells (to prevent them from rupture as the water expands into ice) and ice forms in the intercellular spaces.
The researchers then subjected the samples to a vacuum perfusion process to force the bacterial cells into the intercellular spaces in the leaves.
Ceramide 2, the messenger peptide, is the intercellular glue that holds living cells together and assists in enabling skin structures to stay intact and healthy.
Specifically, Liu, a postdoctoral scholar in the laboratories of cell biologist Ken Jacobson and biophysical chemist Nancy Thompson, along with dengue fever expert Aravinda de Silva, used high-resolution microscopes to examine the expression of a particular protein, known as DC-SIGN (for dendritic cell-specific intercellular adhesion molecule-grabbing nonintegrin), on the surface of immune system cells called dendritic cells.
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The expression of inducible nitric oxide synthase (iNOS), cyclooxygenase-2 (COX)-2 and intercellular adhesion molecule-1 (ICAM-1), and the release of nitric oxide, prostaglandin (PG)E(2) and interleukin-8 (IL-8) were determined.
He explained: "Viagra works by preserving the intercellular messenger CGMP.