The Wacky History of the Cell Theory
Updated: 9/9/2020
The Wacky History of the Cell Theory

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  • Zacharias Janssen
  • I have came up with the first compound microscope!
  • Anton Van Leeuwenhoek
  • I have made my own microscope and discovered bacteria and called them animalcules.
  • Robert Hooke
  • I coined the term “cell” because it reminded me of the cells monks sleep in.
  • Matthias Schleiden
  • All plants and animals contain cells!
  • Theodor Schwann
  • Rudolf Virchow
  • Cells come from pre-existing cells!
  • Hey! You borrowed my idea without permission.
  • Robert Remack
  • The History of the Cell Theory
  • Matthias Schleiden
  • Theodor Schwann
  • Theodor Schwann