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cy·tol·o·gy

(sī-tol'ō-jē),
The study of the anatomy, physiology, pathology, and chemistry of the cell.
[cyto- + G. logos, study]

cellular biology

The study of cells. As a diagnostic discipline, cellular biology is better designated as cytology, a subspecialty of anatomic pathology; as a broadly defined field of natural science, the preferred term is cell biology, which often overlaps with molecular biology.

cy·tol·o·gy

(sī-tol'ŏ-jē)
The study of the anatomy, physiology, pathology, and chemistry of the cell.
Synonym(s): cellular biology.
[cyto- + G. logos, study]
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Zaragoza, Spain, Information: Jorge Estrada, Department of Biochemistry, and Molecular and Cellular Biology, Faculty of Science, University of Zaragoza, Pedro Cerbuna 12, 50009 Zaragor, a, Spain, +34-976762478, fax: +34-976761264, e-mail: jorge.

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