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Nucleus is discovered by
1. Robert Brown
2. Golgi
3. Bowman
4. Fountain

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Correct Answer - Option 1 : Robert Brown

The Correct Answer is Robert Brown.

  • The nucleus of the cell was discovered in 1831 by Robert Brown.
  • In eukaryotic cells, the nucleus is a protoplasmic body with genetic information surrounded by a double membrane.
  • With the aid of grafting experiments on Acetabularia, Hammerling demonstrated in 1953 that the nucleus is a repository for hereditary knowledge.

  • The nucleus is a critical organelle that controls nearly all cellular functions.
  • The lack or presence of a nucleus within a cell is used to classify most types of cells (categorized either as a prokaryotic or eukaryotic cell.)
  • A nucleus is a double-membraned eukaryotic cell organelle that houses genetic information.

  • Camillo Golgi
    • He was an Italian pathologist and biologist who specialized in the nervous system.
  • Sir William Bowman, 1st Baronet
    • He was a physician, histologist, and anatomist who worked in England. While he had a good career as an ophthalmologist during his lifetime, he is best known for his experiments using microscopes to study various human organs.
  • Jane Fountain
    • He is a political scientist who also works as a technology theorist in the United States.

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