The History of the Cell Theory

Will O'Neill

The three parts of the cell theory.

1.All living things are made up of cells.


2.Cells all come from other cells.

3.Cells are the basic unit of all function.

Robert Hooke

Robert Hokke is the supposed father of the cell theroy. He first found and named cells when he looked at dead cork through a microscope. He named cells after a monks chambers, or cell.


Anton van Leenwenkooke.

Anton was the first person to observe actual living cells.