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Histology, microscopy, anatomy and disease
Histology, microscopy, anatomy and disease

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This free course was written by David Male.

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Figure 4: © Roitt, I. et al. (1998) ‘Major lymphoid organs and tissues’, Immunology, 5th edn, Mosby Internation Ltd.

Figure 5: courtesy of Susan Van Noorden.


Section 1.6: © The Open University and its licensors


For providing slides to examine in the Virtual Microscope, special thanks goes to:

Cambridge University, Department of Pathology

University of Leicester

King’s College Hospital, London

University College Hospital, London

Milton Keynes Hospital, Department of Histopathology

All other organisations who have donated to the OpenScience Laboratory.

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