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

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