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Mal·pi·ghi

 (măl-pē′gē, mäl-), Marcello 1628-1694.
Italian anatomist who was a pioneer in using the microscope to study anatomy and is noted for his description of the capillary system.
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Malpighi

(Italian malˈpiːɡi)
n
(Biography) Marcello (marˈtʃɛllo). 1628–94, Italian physiologist. A pioneer in microscopic anatomy, he identified the capillary system (1661)
Malpighian adj
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Mal•pi•ghi

(mælˈpi gi, mɑl-)

n.
Marcello, 1628–94, Italian anatomist.
Mal•pigh′i•an (-ˈpɪg i ən) adj.
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Noun1.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)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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(16-18) Centuries later, the invention of the first microscopes by Hans and Zacharias Janssen in the 1590s allowed the 17th century masters of microscopic anatomy, such as William Bowman and Marcello Malpighi, to glimpse the complexity of the renal microscopic anatomy (Figure 3).
A diferencia de las obras italianas--las mas destacadas las de Francesco Redi y las de Marcello Malpighi, que ya habia publicado obras previas a la Micrographia--y las holandesas--Huygens, Swadermmam, Leeuwenhoek-las inglesas como las de Hooke estaban mas interesadas en la filosofia natural.
En los cortes histologicos de corteza renal se procedio a medir el diametro de los glomerulos y de los corpusculos de Malpighi de cabras controles e intoxicadas, a fines de estimar -por diferencia entre ambos- la amplitud del espacio de Bowman.
Una vez dentro del insecto, el hongo se desarrolla como cuerpos hifales que se van diseminando a traves del hemocele e invaden diversos tejidos musculares, cuerpos grasos, tubos de Malpighi, mitocondrias y hemocitos, ocasionando la muerte del insecto despues de 3 a 14 dias de iniciada la infeccion.
Malpighi, Marcello--responsible for the initiation of basic studies in plant anatomy and morphology.
rangeli, principalmente los tubos de Malpighi, la traquea, las glandulas salivares y el sistema nervioso.
Caracteristicas anatomicas de la cubierta seminal: Se observo una cuticula delgada y una epidermis uniestratificada de macroesclereidas en empalizada o celulas de Malpighi, con paredes engrosadas y radialmente alargadas.
Robert Hooke (1635-1703) later used the microscope to document the existence of "little boxes," or cells, in vegetables and inspired the works of later histologists; but some of the greatest contributions to medical science came from Italian microscopist, Marcello Malpighi (1628-1694).
Lo studio e stato condotto dal 12-01-09 al 20-03-09 nel reparto di Medicina Fisica e Riabilitazione del Policlinico S.Orsola Malpighi di Bologna.