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Unformatted text preview: 1. Law of Biogenesis led to the Germ Theory of Disease 2. Anthrax II. Robert Koch (1843-1910) A. German obscure country physician B. Discovered rod like organisms in the blood of infected cattle C. Experimented with mice D. Discovered organisms that caused eleven diseases: tuberculosis, cholera, diphtheria, etc. I. (cont.) Pasture 3. Experimented with cattle with anthrax 4. Developed an inoculation for anthrax I. Rabies III. Joseph Lister (1827-1912) 1. Edward Jenner (1796) developed a vaccine against smallpox 2. Ether as a general anaesthetic 3. 1847 a Hungarian physician advocated washing hands 4. Lister, Father of antiseptic surgery...
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This note was uploaded on 01/17/2012 for the course HUMANITIES 2250 taught by Professor Genem.adams during the Spring '07 term at Valencia.
- Spring '07