Basic unit of life.
-All living things are composed of cells.
-Cells are the basic units of structure and function in living things.
-New cells are produced from existing cells.
Discovered cell's by looking at cork cells through one of the first microscopes in 1665.
Anton Von Leeuwenhoek
Observed tiny organisms in a drop of pond water through his simple microscope in 1674.
Concluded that all plants were made up of cells in 1838.
Concluded that all animals are made up of cells in 1839.
Proposed that all cells come from existing cells in 1855.
Large membrane enclosed structure that contains the cell's genetic information in the form of DNA.
Cells that contain nuclei.
Cells that do not contain nuclei.