- the branch of science dealing with the chemical components of cellular and subcellular tissue.
Origin of histochemistry
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Similarities in histochemical differentiation of insect cuticle and the walls of parasitic fungi.The Biotic Associations of Cockroaches
Louis M. Roth
- the chemistry of tissues, such as liver and bone, often studied with the aid of a microscope
- The branch of science that deals with the chemical composition of the cells and tissues of the body.
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