June 15, 2020
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Robert Hooke Discovered cells and named them "cells" because they reminded him of monks' rooms.
Anton Von Leeuvenhoek Invented the 1st compound microscope
Robert Brown Found out that most cells have a nucleus.
Matthias Schleiden (German) All plants are made of cells.
Theodor Schwann (German) All animals are made of cells
Rudolph Virchow (German) Cells come from other cells and all organisms are made of cells.
Felix Dujardin (French) Protoplasm
Janet Plowe (American) cell membrane = physical structure
Lynn Margulis (American) Certain organelles like the mitochondria were cells before.
Lynn Margulis (American) Certain organelles like the mitochondria were cells before. (copy)
Lynn Margulis (American) Certain organelles like the mitochondria were cells before. (copy) (copy)
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