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400 B.C.
Hippocrates- father of medicine
350 B.C.
Aristotle- Father of Biology
160 AD
Galen- Developer of medicine
1543
Versalius- Accurate account of human anatomy.
1628
Harvey- the role of the heart
1655
Hooke- discovers cells
1673
Leeuwenhoek- observation of unicellular microorganisms with the invention of the microscope
1735
Linnaeus- classification system
1789
Jenner- vaccination against small pox
1839
Schleiden and Schwann- cell theory
1859
Darwin- evolution
1864
Pasteur- germ theory
1866
Mendal- genetic inheritance
1928
Fleming- penicillin, first antibiotic
1953
Watson and Crick- structure of DNA
1963
Genetic code deciphered
1970
Restriction enzymes discovered (key for cloning)
1973
Genetic engineering invented
1977
Invention of DNA sequencing techniques
1983
Polymerase chair reaction invented (isolating minute samples of DNA
1990
Gene therapy
2000
Human genome mapped