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a·cel·lu·lar

 (ā-sĕl′yə-lər)
adj.
Containing no cells; not made of cells.

acellular

(eɪˈsɛljʊlə)
adj
(Biology) biology not made up of or containing cells

a•cel•lu•lar

(eɪˈsɛl yə lər)

adj.
1. being without cells.
2. composed of tissue not divided into cells, as striated muscle fibers.
[1935–40]

a·cel·lu·lar

(ā-sĕl′yə-lər)
Not made up of cells or not containing cells. The hyphae of some fungi are acellular.
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Adj.1.acellular - not made up of or divided into cellsacellular - not made up of or divided into cells
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a·cel·lu·lar

a. acelular, que no contiene células.

acellular

adj acelular
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Contract awarded for acellular dermal acquisition of implant natural collagen and elastin fibers hydrated saline, moh no.
Acellular skin substitute was the largest segment of the tissue engineered skin substitutes market in 2014 and is projected to expand at the highest CAGR from 2015 to 2023.
The report provides procedure volumes within market categories - Tissue Engineered - Skin Substitute Procedures (Synthetic Skin Substitute Procedures, Biosynthetic Skin Substitute Procedures and Biologic Skin Substitute Procedures ((Allograft Cellular and Acellular Procedures) and Xenograft Acellular Procedures), Wound Debridement Procedures and Ostomy Procedures.
To investigate, if a relation exist between ability of bone marrow derived cells seeded three dimentional biogenic scaffold in cutaneous wound repair with minimum amount of contraction and scarring, the present study was undertaken to develop bioengineered scaffolds by seeding bone marrow derived mesenchymal stem cells of rat origin on acellular FSB, and to evaluate wound healing potential of the tissue engineered cell-matrix construct on the full thickness cutaneous wound created in rat model.
The old vaccine used whole cells of the pertussis bacterium, while the new acellular vaccine uses only components of the disease-causing cells.
Whole-cell pertussis vaccines were more effective at protecting against infection than acellular pertussis vaccines during a large recent outbreak, a recent study found.
Lack of association between acellular pertussis vaccine and seizures in early childhood.
announced they have signed an exclusive marketing agreement for marketing FlexHD Acellular Dermal Matrix, a unique acellular matrix derived from donated human allograft skin.
An acellular pertussis combination vaccine (DTaP-Hib) was used from 1999 to 2002 because of a shortage of the whole cell pertussis combination (DTwP-Hib) vaccine.
The move follows a recommendation from the independent Joint Committee on Vaccination and Immunisation (JCVI) that a combined diphtheria, tetanus and acellular pertussis vaccine (DTaP) be given at around four years of age.
The jab will be given as part of a new combined triple diptheria, tetanus and acellular pertussis or DTaP vaccine to all four-year-olds before they start school.
Tripedia, which beat out at least three competitors to become the nation's first acellular vaccine, does cause fewer of the side effects like fever that, while medically merely annoying, frightened parents who had heard of the shots' very rare but serious complications: seizures or even brain damage.