Recent Examples on the WebYour pap smear reveals a quite normal cytology.—Pat Myers, Washington Post, 3 Nov. 2022 The test process begins with an at-home kit that includes two small cytology brushes, which are used to collect cheek cells from inside the dog’s mouth.—Emilie Le Beau Lucchesi, Discover Magazine, 21 Feb. 2022 Getting Over the Code Delusion is to a large extent a primer on molecular genetics, cytology, and genomics for the uninitiated.—Razib Khan, Discover Magazine, 6 Oct. 2010 At Texas Tech University in Lubbock, Lauro Cavazos earned a bachelor’s degree in zoology in 1949 and a master’s in zoological cytology, the study of cells, in 1951.—New York Times, 16 Mar. 2022 Born in 1917, Ranadive earned a doctorate in cytology, the study of cells, while working at the Indian Cancer Research Center.—Brett Molina, USA TODAY, 8 Nov. 2021 The World Health Organization suggests mass screening can currently be suggested for breast and cervical cancer, using mammography and cytology screening.—Ran Poliakine, Forbes, 17 May 2021 In addition to her teaching duties, and despite not having the support of a research university, Yasui also embarked on her own research in plant cytology, the study of plant cells.—Leila McNeill, Smithsonian, 21 Dec. 2017 See More
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