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1

Leeuwenhoek

First to use single magnifying lens, found living organisms in pond water

2

Hooke

Observed tiny chambers in cork, named these "cells"

3

Schleiden

Concluded all plants are made of cells (1838)

4

Schwann

Concluded all animals are made of cells (1839)

5

Virchow

All cells come from existing cells.

6

3 principles of the cell theory

Organisms are made of one or more cells
The cell is the basic unit of structure and function
All cells come from pre-existing cells

7

What separates prokaryotic and eukaryotic cells

Eukaryotic cells have a membrane bound nucleus and prokaryotic cells do not