Cell Biology Timeline

Timeline created by ehulsman
  • Period: Jan 1, 1300 to

    Cell Biology Timeline

  • Jan 1, 1348

    Peak of the Black Death in Europe

    Peak of the Black Death in Europe
  • First Microscope with single lens

    First Microscope with single lens
  • English scientist, Robert Hooke is born


    English scientist, Robert Hooke is born

  • Robert Hooke discovers cells

    Robert Hooke discovers cells
  • Great Plague of London (Bubonic Plague)

    Great Plague of London (Bubonic Plague)
  • Van Leeuwenhoek sent letters to British Royal Society describing microscopic observations


    Van Leeuwenhoek sent letters to British Royal Society describing microscopic observations

  • Van Leeuwenhoek sent piece of cork with other samples to British Royal Society-observations

    Van Leeuwenhoek sent piece of cork with other samples to British Royal Society-observations
  • Van Leeuwenhoek made the most powerful microscope at that time


    Van Leeuwenhoek made the most powerful microscope at that time

  • Anton Von Leeuwenhoek identifies blood cells

    Anton Von Leeuwenhoek identifies blood cells
  • Van Leeuwenhoek’s work became published

    Van Leeuwenhoek’s work became published
  • Robert Hooke dies


    Robert Hooke dies

  • Anton Van Leeuwenhoek dies


    Anton Van Leeuwenhoek dies

  • Edward Jones develops smallpox vaccine

    Edward Jones develops smallpox vaccine
  • Cholera Pandemic in Calcutta

    Cholera Pandemic in Calcutta
  • Cell Theory is proposed

    Cell Theory is proposed
  • Theodore Schwann concludes all animals are composed of cells


    Theodore Schwann concludes all animals are composed of cells

  • Multiple Sclerosis recognized

    Multiple Sclerosis recognized
  • Anthrax identified by Robert Koch

    Anthrax identified by Robert Koch
  • Koch Publishes his 4 postulates

    Koch Publishes his 4 postulates
  • Germana Tomis used red dye observe contents of cells-mitosis


    Germana Tomis used red dye observe contents of cells-mitosis

  • Calvin Melvin, Identifier of Calvin cycle, is born

    Calvin Melvin, Identifier of Calvin cycle, is born
  • Influenza Pandemic

    Influenza Pandemic
  • First electron microscope is invented

    First electron microscope is invented
  • Polio Epidemic

    Polio Epidemic
  • Michael Crichton publishes the Andromeda Strain

    Michael Crichton publishes the Andromeda Strain
  • First scanning microscope which tunnels objects in the microscope, becomes invented 


    First scanning microscope which tunnels objects in the microscope, becomes invented 

  • AIDS identified

    AIDS identified
  • Swine Flu Pandemic

    Swine Flu Pandemic