After working in Berlin , he moved to Belgium. In 1838 Matthias Schleiden had stated that plant tissues were composed of cells.
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But he looked beyond viewing the nerve cell as one cell and studied it closer. Theodor Schwann is best remembered for the eponymous Schwann cell that he studied and described in his microscopic studies of nervous tissue.
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Sex cells have one set of chromosomes; body cells have two. Medical Terminology. Search Pubmed for Thomas TA. Important Physiologists in History.
Not sure what college you want to attend yet? Locy, Biology and Its Makers 1908; rev. Specialized Cells: Furthermore, he realized that the phenomena of individual cells can be placed into two classes: Northrop later received a share of the 1946 Nobel Prize for Chemistry for his work in successfully purifying and crystallizing enzymes.
His method was to expose sterilized boiled broth only to heated air in a glass tube, the result being that no micro-organisms were detectable and no chemical change putre-faction occurred in the broth.
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