achromatin defined in 1939 yearachromatin - Achromatin;
achromatin - Cytological term applied by Fleming to that part of the nuclear reticulum (see Cytology) which he found to have little affinity for the usual nuclear stains, in contrast to chromatin, which stains readily with them. The term "linin" was used by Swartz with similar implication. Chromatin and achromatin may prove to be merely the same material in different states.
near achromatin in Knolik
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