• Robert Koch - Wikipedia

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Robert_Koch Heinrich Hermann Robert Koch (English: / k ɒ k, k ɒ x /; German: [ˈʁoː.bɛʁt kɔx] (); 11 December 1843 – 27 May 1910) was a German physician and microbiologist.As one of the main founders of modern bacteriology, he identified the specific causative agents of tuberculosis, cholera, and anthrax and also gave experimental support for the concept of infectious disease, which included ...
  • Robert Koch | German bacteriologist | Britannica

    www.britannica.com/biography/Robert-Koch Robert Koch, German physician and one of the founders of bacteriology. He discovered the anthrax disease cycle (1876) and the bacteria responsible for tuberculosis (1882) and cholera (1883). For his discoveries in regard to tuberculosis, he received the Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine in
  • Robert Koch - Medical Professional, Biologist - Biography

    www.biography.com/scientist/robert-koch Robert Koch saved thousands of lives when he isolated the bacterium which causes tuberculosis in the mid-19th century. Read about his life on Biography.com.
  • Robert Koch - Biographical - NobelPrize.org

    www.nobelprize.org/prizes/medicine/1905/koch/biographical Robert Koch Biographical R obert Koch was born on December 11, 1843, at Clausthal in the Upper Harz Mountains. The son of a mining engineer, he astounded his parents at the age of five by telling them that he had, with the aid of the newspapers, taught himself to read, a feat which foreshadowed the intelligence and methodical persistence which were to be so characteristic of him in later life.
  • Robert Koch | New Scientist

    www.newscientist.com/people/robert-koch Robert Koch discovered the bacteria that caused anthrax, septicaemia, tuberculosis and cholera, and his methods enabled others to identify many more important pathogens.
  • Robert Koch - Biography, Facts and Pictures

    www.famousscientists.org/robert-koch Robert Koch was a German physician who is widely credited as one of the founders of bacteriology and microbiology. He investigated the anthrax disease cycle in 1876, and studied the bacteria that causes tuberculosis in 1882, and cholera in 1883.
  • Robert Koch - Facts - NobelPrize.org

    www.nobelprize.org/prizes/medicine/1905/koch/facts Robert Koch, who had conducted a range of important studies on illnesses caused by microorganisms, discovered and described the TB bacterium in 1882. He later studied tuberculin, a substance formed by tubercle bacteria. It was hoped it could be used as a cure for TB, but proved ineffective. Robert Koch didn't believe there was a connection ...
  • Who Was Robert Koch and What Are Koch's Postulates ...

    www.scienceabc.com/.../who-is-robert-koch-postulates-discoveries-contribution... Robert Koch. Robert Koch was a German scientist born in the 19 th century – December 11, 1943. He studied medicine and was also a microbiologist. At the age of 5, with the aid of newspapers, he taught himself to read and write, to the astonishment of his parents.
  • Robert Koch - Studies of tuberculosis and cholera | Britannica

    www.britannica.com/biography/Robert-Koch/Studies-of-tuberculosis-and-cholera Robert Koch - Robert Koch - Studies of tuberculosis and cholera: Koch concentrated his efforts on the study of tuberculosis, with the aim of isolating its cause. Although it was suspected that tuberculosis was caused by an infectious agent, the organism had not yet been isolated and identified. By modifying the method of staining, Koch discovered the tubercle bacillus and established its ...
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