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Father of germ theory of disease
Discovered Bacillus anthracis as the cause of anthrax
Discovered yellow fever (first human virus)
Beings can arise from putrid water
Invented some medications for syphilus
Received first experimental rabies vaccine
Used two strains of differing autoxies to find that species can exchange genetic material that is needed for growth
Won Nobel Prize for discovery of first recombinant DNA molecules
Coined the term phagocyte
Developed unglazed porcelain bacteria filter
Won Nobel Prize for work on GFP
Discovered antibodies that neutralized diphtheria toxin
Performed the fly/flask experiment
First to observe bacteria under a microscope
Studied silkworm disease
Won Nobel Prize for discovery of gene regulation
Suggested washing hands with chlorine water to reduce infection of pregnant women with puerperal fever
Developed rabies, foul cholera, and anthrax vaccines
Invented smallpox vaccine
Discovered tobacco-mosaic virus (first virus)
Won Nobel Prize for discovery of therapeutic use of penicillin
Won a nobel prize for discovery of phagocytes
Proposed germ theory of contagions
Won Nobel Prize for development of PCR
Carried typhoid bacillus in stool and had to be quarantined
Collaborated and taught Jenner
Found that milkmaids exposed to cowpox were immune to smallpox
First proposed use of agar to solidify beef broth
Published Micrographia
Mice can arise from rags and wheat
Swan-necked flask experiment
Won Nobel Prize for discovery of relationship between Helicobacter and ulcers
Used U-tube to demonstrate that physical contact between bacterial cells is needed for genetic recombination to take place
Attempted to grow pure cultures but initially couldn't find functional host substance
Coined the term chemotherapy
Won first nobel prize in medicine
First to perform surgery over a mist of disinfectant
Coined the term 'Syphilis'
Isolated gene for GFP
Invented Petri Dishes
Used sterilized instruments to decrease instances of sepsis
Invented Gram stain
Discovered hoof and mouth disease (first known animal virus)
Won Nobel Prize for discovery of DNA structure
Discovered bacteriophages

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