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Leeuwenhoek

Anton van . 1632--1723, Dutch microscopist, whose microscopes enabled him to give the first accurate description of blood corpuscles, spermatozoa, and microbes
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Several years ago, a project called Foldscope began producing very cheap microscopes nearly as high powered as those used by Leeuwenhoek. These "foldscopes" can be attached to phones and used to photograph microscopic species and their behaviours.
* Address correspondence to this author at: Netherlands Cancer Institute--Antoni van Leeuwenhoek Hospital Plesmanlaan 121
Designed for ages 7 through 11, the app contains three narrative biographies featuring Anton Van Leeuwenhoek, Maria Sibylla Merian, and James Hutton.
Mahmoud Ya'ish Assistant Professor at Biology Department in collaboration with the University of Waterloo in Canada and published in 'Antonie van Leeuwenhoek, Journal of Microbiology', helped to understand the mechanism of palm plant tolerance to salinity and the increased resistance of palm tree to soil salinity using bacteria that originally live in the roots of this plant.
Mahmoud Ya'ish Assistant Professor at Biology Department in collaboration with the University of Waterloo in Canada and published in " Antonie van Leeuwenhoek, Journal of Microbiology", helped to understand the mechanism of palm plant tolerance to salinity and the increased resistance of palm tree to soil salinity using bacteria that originally live in the roots of this plant.
The invention of optical instruments is told through the stories of artist Johannes Vermeer and scientist Antonie van Leeuwenhoek. W.W.
The ancient Egyptians and Greeks had knowledge of blood, but it did not extend beyond knowing that blood was one of the "fluids of life." Understanding advanced little until the middle of the seventeenth century, when the Dutch amateur scientist Antonie van Leeuwenhoek (1632-1723) invented a simple but effective microscope, and his countryman Jan Swammerdam (1637-1680) became the first to describe red blood cells (in 1658).