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Miescher

[ mēshər ]
Johann Friedrich 1844-1895
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Swiss physiologist who discovered (1869) nucleic acid.
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How to use Miescher in a sentence

  • For accurate work the best instruments are the von Fleischl-Miescher and the Dare.

    A Manual of Clinical Diagnosis|James Campbell Todd
  • We find, however, a more remarkable instance in the Monostomum bijugum of Miescher.

  • Miescher, particularly, has described the want of oxygen as a specific stimulus to the production of erythrocytes.

  • About ten years previously Miescher found similar bodies in the muscles of the mouse.

    Parasites|T. Spencer Cobbold
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