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Laura and Judith
11 Dec 2017
Marcelo Malpighi was born
Malpighi created the microscopy and carried out observations by making drawings of plants tissues
Anton van Leeuwenhoek was born
Leeuwenhoek manufactured microscopes to observe microorganisms.
Robert Hooke was born
Hooke studied a sheet of cork with a simple microscope. The small honeycomb were called cells by him.
Robert Hooke died
Robert Brown was born
Thanks to the developments in microscopes, Brown discovered the nucleus in plant cells.
Robert Brown died
Matthias Schleiden was born
Schleiden determinated that all plants are made of cells
Theodor Schwann was born
Schwann concluded that all animals are also made up of cells.
Rudolf Virchon was born
Virchon studied and concluded that every cell carried out the three vital functions
Santiago Ramón y Cajal was born
Ramón y Cajal proved that the cell theory also applied to nervous tissues
Ramón y Cajal died
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