Marcello Malpighi

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Synonyms for Marcello Malpighi

Italian anatomist who was the first to use a microscope to study anatomy and was among the first to recognize cells in animals (1628-1694)


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More specifically, the expression level in midgut was 8- and 4- fold higher than that in Malpighian tubules and fat body, respectively.
Trehalase2 activity found in the midgut, Malpighian tubules and fat body was 0.
To our surprise, we saw the same tissues--the midgut, Malpighian tubules and fat body--light up in bright green fluorescence.
The digestive tracts were divided into the foregut, midgut, ileum, rectum, and Malpighian tubules.
This pathogen primarily infects the Malpighian tubules but often spreads systemically (Andreadis & Hanula 1987).