Robert Koch

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Nobel prize medal.svg Robert Koch
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Born Robert Heinrich Herman Koch
11 December 1843(1843-12-11)
Clausthal, Kinrick o Hanover
Died 27 Mey 1910(1910-05-27) (aged 66)
Baden-Baden, Grand Duchy o Baden
Naitionality German
Fields Microbiology
Institutions Imperial Health Office, Berlin, Varsity o Berlin
Alma mater Varsity o Göttingen
Doctoral advisor Georg Meissner[1]
Ither academic advisors Friedrich Gustav Jakob Henle
Karl Ewald Hasse
Rudolf Virchow
Kent for Discovery bacteriology
Koch's postulates o germ theory
Isolation o anthrax, tuberculosis an cholera
Influenced Friedrich Loeffler
Notable awairds
Signatur

Robert Heinrich Herman Koch (/ˈkɔːx/;[3] German: [ˈkɔχ]; 11 December 1843 – 27 Mey 1910) wis a celebratit German pheesician an pioneerin microbiologist. The foonder o modren bacteriology, he is kent for his role in identifyin the speceefic causative agents o tuberculosis, cholera, an anthrax an for givin experimental support for the concept o infectious disease.[4]

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  1. ID Tree profile Robert Koch
  2. "Fellows of the Royal Society". London: Royal Society. Archived frae the original on 2015-03-16. 
  3. "Koch". Random House Webster's Unabridged Dictionary.
  4. "Robert Koch." World of Microbiology and Immunology. Ed. Brenda Wilmoth Lerner and K. Lee Lerner. Detroit: Gale, 2006. Biography In Context. Web. 14 Apr. 2013.