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histochemistry

 [his″to-kem´is-tre]
that branch of histology that deals with the identification of chemical components in cells and tissues.

cy·to·chem·is·try

(sī'tō-kem'is-trē),
The study of intracellular distribution of chemicals, reaction sites, and enzymes, often by means of staining reactions, radioactive isotope uptake, selective metal distribution in electron microscopy, or other methods.
Synonym(s): histochemistry

histochemistry

/his·to·chem·is·try/ (his″to-kem´is-tre) that branch of histology dealing with the identification of chemical components in cells and tissues.histochem´ical

histochemistry

(hĭs′tō-kĕm′ĭ-strē)
n.
The branch of science that deals with the chemical composition of the cells and tissues of the body.

his′to·chem′i·cal (-ĭ-kəl) adj.
his′to·chem′i·cal·ly adv.

cy·to·chem·is·try

(sī'tō-kem'is-trē)
The study of intracellular distribution of chemicals, reaction sites, and enzymes, often by means of staining reactions, radioactive isotope uptake, selective metal distribution in electron microscopy, or other methods.
Synonym(s): histochemistry.

histochemistry

The biochemistry of cells and tissues.

histochemistry

the study of the distribution of substances in tissues by using staining methods on preparations such as sections or whole mounts.

histochemistry

that branch of histology that deals with the identification of chemical components in cells and tissues.
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In the current study, the temporal patterns of lipid and carbohydrate content evaluated histochemically in gonad sections of the experimental organisms clearly matched the observed changes in oocyte diameter and maturation stage of females, suggesting that both Alcian blue and Sudan black can be used effectively to identify the relative increase or decrease of energy reserves throughout the process of gametogenesis and spawning of Panopea globosa.
For assessing the AP-activity in putative SSC, the cells were fixed with 4% paraformaldehyde and stained histochemically using an AP-staining kit (Sigma) following the manufacturer's protocol.
Researchers at INRA (the French center for vine and wine research) examined seeds of Cabernet Franc clone 214- histologically and histochemically at intervals from 11 days after flowering (DAF) to 123 DAF, and monitored structure and polyphenol content changes.
Ca2+-activated force-generating properties of mammalian skeletal muscle fibres: Histochemically identified single peeled rabbit fibres.
Regional differences in quantities of histochemically detectable mucosubstances in nasal, paranasal, and nasopharyngeal epithelium of the Bonnet Monkey.
Nucleus basalis magnocellularis lesions decrease histochemically reactive zinc stores in the rat brain: effect of choline alphoscerate treatment.
Histochemically distinct compartments in the striatum of human, monkeys and cat demonstrated by acetylcholinesterase staining.
For each animal, the entire brain was removed, lightly fixed in formalin, paraffin embedded, sectioned and reacted histochemically against the 1H12 antibody (generated during this study) using DAB as the chromagen.