Histology - A reference guide for Pathology, Biology, Pharmacology students
By The Jones Kilmartin Group, LLC
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Histology is a medical reference app that provides hundreds of histology slides to help you study the microscopic anatomy of cells and tissues of plants and animals.
Generally speaking, Histology is commonly performed by examining cells and tissues by sectioning and staining, followed by examination under a light microscope or electron microscope. Histological studies may be conducted via tissue culture, where live cells can be isolated and maintained in a proper environment outside the body for various research projects. The ability to visualize or differentially identify microscopic structures is frequently enhanced through the use of histological stains. Histology is an essential tool of biology, biochemistry, microbiology, pharmacology, and medicine.
Histopathology, the microscopic study of diseased tissue, is an important tool in anatomical pathology, since accurate diagnosis of cancer and other diseases usually requires histopathological examination of samples. Trained physicians, frequently board-certified as pathologists, are the personnel who perform histopathological examination and provide diagnostic information based on their observations.
- Elegant and intuitive interface
- Over 200 histology slides
- Star the difficult slides for easy reference
- Quiz mode to test your learning
- Search feature to quickly find the right slide
Download the Histology app today!
What's New in Version 1.1
- Updated database;
- Optimization on iPhone5;
- Fixed minor bugs;
- Improved stability.
worthless for learning histology
This app contains about 200 low magnification histological images with short descriptions. The short descriptions and definitions of the structures shown appear ok, but the resolution of the images is totally inadequate. It is impossible to see the details that are described in the text and recognizing the tissue/organ shown is more of a guessing game. The quiz consists of simple recognition MCQs and does not include any functional aspects. Several images are missing, e.g. eye, peripheral nerve teased, peripheral nerve, hyaline cartilage etc. Although it doesn’t cost a lot of money, it is worthless for learning histology
So bad. Worthless
This gives you almost nothing to go on. Seriously. Offers 200 slides?... Rip off! You need to buy them all after you've already bought the app. Not only that, but resolution is really bad. NOT WORTH IT.
- Category: Medical
- Updated: Aug 13, 2013
- Version: 1.1
- Size: 24.6 MB
- Language: English
- Seller: The Jones Kilmartin Group, LLC
- © FitKit
Compatibility: Requires iOS 5.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.
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