Louis Pasteur

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Most Influential Person

French chemist and microbiologist

Why Is Louis Pasteur Influential?

According to Wikipedia, Louis Pasteur was a French chemist and microbiologist renowned for his discoveries of the principles of vaccination, microbial fermentation, and pasteurization. His research in chemistry led to remarkable breakthroughs in the understanding of the causes and preventions of diseases, which laid down the foundations of hygiene, public health and much of modern medicine. His works are credited to saving millions of lives through the developments of vaccines for rabies and anthrax. He is regarded as one of the founders of modern bacteriology and has been honoured as the "father of bacteriology" and as the "father of microbiology" .

Louis Pasteur's Published Works

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What Are Louis Pasteur's Academic Contributions?

Louis Pasteur is most known for their academic work in the field of biology. They are also known for their academic work in the fields of and chemistry.

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