About Cell compartmentation
Structure of the cell
- Study of cell is called cytology.
- Study of metabolic aspects of cell component is called cell biology.
- Leeuwenhoek : First to see free cells called them “wild animalcules” and published a book “The secret of nature”.
- Robert Hooke is known as father of cytology.
- C.P. Swanson is known as father of modern cytology/ cell doctrine.
- A.K. Sharma is known as father of cytology in India.
- Dougherty classified cells based on plan as prokaryotic and eukaryotic.
Detail Explanation of cell structure
1. Cell Wall