This Day In History
This Day In History
Monday, May 20, 2019

«German physiologist»

Theodor Schwann

Theodor Schwann
(December 7, 1810 - January 11, 1882)
Theodor Schwann was a German physiologist. His many contributions to biology include the development of cell theory, the discovery of Schwann cells in the peripheral nervous system, the discovery and study of pepsin, the discovery of the organic nature of yeast, and the invention of the term metabolism.
German physiologist, physiologist
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