The first written mention of transplantation was a mention of skin grafting from about 1550 BCE. Between 1892 and 1898, two scientists contributed to the discovery of the first virus, the tobacco mosaic virus. Cells were first discovered in 1665 by Robert Hooke. The work that Gregor Mendel proposed in 1865 serves as the foundation for modern human genetics.
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