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Branches of Science


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1. Study of Heavenly bodies is called? Astronomy
2. Study of bacteria and the diseases caused by them is called? Bacteriology
3. Science dealing with the origin and development of mankind is called? Anthropology
4. Study of cells is called? Cytology
5. Science dealing with the functions and the diseases of heart is called? Cardiology
6. Study of skin is called? Dermatology
7. Study of Blood Vascular System is called? Angiology
8. Study of Fungi and fungus diseases is called Mycology
9. Study of Tumours is called? Oncology
10. Study of Liver and its diseases is called? Hepatology
11. Study of Secret writing is called? Cryptography
12. Study of the Nervous system, its functions and its disorders is called? Neurology
13. Branch of Biology dealing with the phenomena of Heredity is called? Genetics
14. Study of causes of Diseases is called? Etiology
15. Study of Ears and their diseases is called? Otology
16. Study of Condition and Structure of Earth is called? Geology
17. Study of Kidneys and its function is called? Nephrology
18. Study of Coins and Medals is called? Numismatics
19. Study of Birds is called? Ornithology
20. Study of Fossils is called? Palaeontology
21. Study of Bones is called? Osteology
22. Study of Soils is called? Pedology
23. Branch of science dealing with Urinary system is called? Urology
24. Study of Viruses is called? Virology
25. Study of resistance of body against infection (immunity) is called? Immunology
26. Study of Muscles is called? Myology
27. Study of development of Embryos is called? Embryology
28. Study of Insects is called? Entomology
29. Study of Female Reproductive System is called? Gynaecology
30. Study of production of Three Dimensional Image using Laser is called? Holography
31. Study of Snakes is called? Serpentology
32. Study of Earthquakes is called? Seismology
33. Production of Raw Silk by rearing of Silk Worms is called? Sericulture
34. Study of Algae is called? Phycology
35. Study of Fossils is called? Palaeontology
36. Study of diseases, symptoms, cause and remedy is called? Pathology
37. Study of Serum is called? Serology
38. The Breeding, Rearing, and Transplantation of Fish is called? Pisciculture
39. Study of Eyes and its diseases is called? Opthamology
40. Study of Dreams is called? Oneirology