cytologist
noun see cytology

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • cytologist — cytology ► NOUN ▪ the branch of biology concerned with the structure and function of plant and animal cells. DERIVATIVES cytological adjective cytologist noun …   English terms dictionary

  • cytologist — See cytologic. * * * …   Universalium

  • cytologist — noun a) A scientist who studies the physical characteristics of chromosomes. b) A biologist who studies cells …   Wiktionary

  • cytologist — One who specializes in cytology. * * * cy·tol·o·gist (si tolґə jist) cell biologist …   Medical dictionary

  • cytologist — n. expert in cytology (study of cells) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • cytologist — cy·tol·o·gist …   English syllables

  • cytologist — noun a biologist who studies the structure and function of cells • Hypernyms: ↑biologist, ↑life scientist …   Useful english dictionary

  • Boveri, Theodor Heinrich — born Oct. 12, 1862, Bamberg, Bavaria died Oct. 15, 1915, Würzburg German cell biologist. Working with roundworm eggs, Boveri proved that chromosomes are separate units within the nucleus of a cell. With Walter S. Sutton, he was the first to… …   Universalium

  • Golgi, Camillo — born July 7, 1843/44, Corteno, Italy died Jan. 21, 1926, Pavia Italian physician and cytologist. He devised a way to stain nerve tissue and with it discovered a neuron, now called the Golgi cell, that has many short, branching extensions… …   Universalium

  • Christian de Duve — de Duve, Christian Rene Born October 2, 1917 (1917 10 02) (age 94) Thames Ditton, Surrey, Great Britain Institutions …   Wikipedia

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