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Hugo von Mohl

Hugo von Mohl

The Mitosis Master On April 8, 1805, Hugo von Mohl was born. The greatest “botanist of his day”, it said in one newspaper.   A German botanist, he was the first to propose that new cells are formed by cell division.  Mitosis was discovered by Hugo von Mohl.  And, he discovered chloroplasts – describing them as…

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