Cell Biology

Events

Anton van Leeuwenhoek

1670

First cells viewed with light microscope

1674

C.F. Wolff

1759

Matthias Schleiden

1831

Robert Brown

1833

Theodor Schwann

1838

Carl Nageli

1840

Robert Remak

1855

Albert von Kolliker

1857

Rudolf Virchow

1858

Friedrich Miescher

1869

Walter Flemming

1878

Golgi Apparatus Identified

1897

Keith Porter

1940

James Watson and Francis Crick

1950 - 1959

1st Cloned Animals (Leopard Frogs)

1952

First Artificial Cells

1960 - 1969

The Human Genome Project Begins

1990

Dolly the sheep born

1996

Human embryonic stem cells are cloned

2002

Genome Project Results Published

2003

Synthetic Eukaryotic cell

2010