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Synonyms for acidophil

an organism that thrives in a relatively acid environment


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Identifying monotony of the shed cells is critical in diagnosing adenoma, as opposed to the mixed cell population (chromophobes, acidophils, basophils) of normal anterior pituitary.
2 [micro]m) attached to the follicles walls and presenting an acidophil cytoplasm; previtellogenic oocytes can still be found.
Infectious canine hepatitis and canine acidophil cell hepatitis.
In conjunction with the merger, Corridor Pharmaceuticals completed a $15 million Series A financing with all major investors of both predecessor companies, including: Domain Associates, Quaker BioVentures, MedImmune Ventures, NewSpring Capital, Maryland Health Care Product Development Corporation, Ben Franklin Technology Partners of Southeastern PA, Acidophil LLC, and Red Abbey Venture Partners.
3) They show strong histochemical reaction for phospholipids similar to the pituitary acidophil cells.