CELL DISCOVERY TIMELINE

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  • compound light microscope

    compound light microscope
    a light microscope uses a beam of visible light to illuminate and contrast the object being viewed through the scope.
  • Francesco Redi

    Francesco Redi
    Born on this day, died on March 1st of 1697; he was an Italian physician
  • Anton van Leevwenhook

    Anton van Leevwenhook
    Born on this day, died on August 26th of 1723. Was a Dutch tradesmen and scientist from Delft.
  • Robert Hooke

    Robert Hooke
    Was born on this day, he died on March 3rd of 1703. Played an important role in the scientific revolution.
  • electron microscope

    electron microscope
    there's three major variants of electron microscopes
  • scanning electron microscope

    scanning electron microscope
    The beam not only causes the generation of secondary electrons, but scatters them as well.
  • roslin institute

    roslin institute
    school of veterinary studies, university of edinburgh is a new world class research centre
  • Matthais Schleiden

    Matthais Schleiden
    Born on this day, died June 23rd of 1881; he was a german botanist and a co-founder of the cell theory along with Theodor Schwann and Rudolf Virchow.
  • hugo von mohl

    hugo von mohl
    he was born on this day, died on april 1st 1872; was a german botanist from Stuttgart.
  • Theodor Schwann

    Theodor Schwann
    Born on this day, died January 11th of 1882. He was a german physiologist; had many contributions to biology.
  • Rudolf Virchow

    Rudolf Virchow
    Born on this day, died on September 5th of 1902. He was a german doctor; advanced public health, one of the founders of social medicine.
  • George Otto Gey

    George Otto Gey
    He was born on this day, died on November 8th of 1970; and propagated the Hela cell line.
  • Francis Crick

    Francis Crick
    Born this day, died on July 28th of 2004. He was a British molecular biologist, physicist and neuroscientist; co-discoverer of DNA.
  • James Watson

    James Watson
    Is an american molecular biologist, and a co-discoverer of the structure DNA.
  • Stem cells

    Stem cells
    Earnest A. McCulluch and James E. Till grew the research in the 1960's