Louis Pasteur (dec 27, 1822 – sep 28, 1895)
*showed that microbes caused fermination / spoilage, disproved spon. generation, what he is really known for is the development of pasteurization, demonstrated the germ theory and developed the rabies vaccination
* went to the Royal College of Besancon in Paris
* (interesting fact) his remains were transferred to a NeoByzantine crypt at the Pasteur Institute in 1896.
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History of microbiology- 7340 Alexis Vasquez