histologist

Definitions of histologist
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n anatomist who specializes in the microscopic study of animal tissues

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Camillo Golgi
Italian histologist noted for work on the structure of the nervous system and for his discovery of Golgi bodies (1844-1926)
Marcello Malpighi
Italian anatomist who was the first to use a microscope to study anatomy and was among the first to recognize cells in animals (1628-1694)
Santiago Ramon y Cajal
Spanish histologist noted for his work on the structure of the nervous system (1852-1934)
Matthias Schleiden
German physiologist and histologist who in 1838 formulated the cell theory (1804-1881)
Theodor Schwann
German physiologist and histologist who in 1838 and 1839 identified the cell as the basic structure of plant and animal tissue (1810-1882)
Type of:
anatomist
an expert in anatomy

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