Introduction_to_Cells

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Unformatted text preview: Intro to Cells Introduction to Cells Cell- the smallest unit of matter that can carry on all life processes Discovery of the cell English Scientist Robert Hooke- 1665 Using microscope named cells observed remains of dead plant cells Anton van Leeuwenhoek- 1673 First person to observe living cells Opened up microscopic world never before seen Other important people Matthias Schleiden and Theodor Schwann- German pair that said the cell is the basic unit of function and structure Virchow- German physician who said all cells come from other cells Cell Theory 1. All living things are composed of cells 2. Cells are the basic units of structure and function in an organism. 3. Cells come from reproduction of existing cells Organelles Internal structures of cells Perform specific functions for the cell Organelles maintain the life of the cell (just like organs maintain the life of the human) Chart in book page 75, table 4.2 http://gslc.genetics.utah.edu/units/basics/cell http://biology.clc.uc.edu/courses/bio104/cells.htm Lets build a factory . . .Lets build a factory ....
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This note was uploaded on 10/12/2011 for the course BIO 101 taught by Professor Martin during the Spring '08 term at Rutgers.

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