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Histopathologists—-Study human or animal tissue to provide data on body functions or cause and progress of disease. May conduct autopsies to select tissue specimens for study.
Pharmacologists—-Study effects of drugs, gases, dusts, and other materials on tissue and physiological processes of animals and human beings. Standardize drug dosages and procedures for drug manufacture. Analyze food preservatives and colorings, vermin poisons, and other materials to determine toxic or nontoxic properties.
May be designated according to specialty as: Anatomist, Bacteriologist, Chemotherapist, Endocrinologist, Serologist, or Toxicologist.
Last modified: October 16, 2001