Louis Pasteur

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  • Pasteur
    • 1857
      • Asked by a wine company to see why their wine was going sour
        • Used microscopes to see that germs were making the alcohol sour
    • Pasteurisation
      • Heating a liquid kills germs
    • 1861
      • Published Germ Theory
        • Some people still believed in miasma and spontaneous generation
    • Discovered a vaccine for Chicken Cholera by injecting a weakened version of chicken cholera
    • 1881
      • Anthrax for animals
    • 1882
      • Rabbies for humans


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