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Milestones in microbiology 1546 to 1940

Author: Thomas D Brock
Publisher: Washington, DC : ASM Press, ©1999.
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Milestones in microbiology 1546 to 1940.
Washington, DC : ASM Press, ©1999
(OCoLC)603797092
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas D Brock
ISBN: 1555811426 9781555811426
OCLC Number: 39906121
Notes: These research papers were published predominantly in German and French, with a few in English.
Includes index.
Description: xiv, 266 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Part I. Spontaneous Generation and Fermentation --
Observations concerning little animals observed in rain-, well-, sea- and snow-water (1677) / Antony van Leeuwenhoek 8 --
Microscopical observations about animals in the scurf of the teeth (1684) / Antony van Leeuwenhoek 9 --
Observations on the generation, composition and decomposition of animal and vegetable substances (1748) / Turbevill Needham 11 --
Tracts on the nature of animals and vegetables; observations and experiments upon the animalcula of infusions (1799) / Lazaro Spallanzani 13 --
Preliminary report on experiments concerning alcoholic fermentation and putrefaction (1837) / Theodore Schwann 16 --
Memoir on alcoholic fermentation (1838) / Charles Cagniard-Latour 20 --
Concerning the phenomena of fermentation, putrefaction and decay, and their causes (1839) / Justis Leibig 24 --
Report on the lactic acid fermentation (1857) / Louis Pasteur 27 --
Memoir on the alcoholic fermentation (1860) / Louis Pasteur 31 --
Animal infusoria living in the absence of free oxygen, and the fermentations they bring about (1861) / Louis Pasteur 39 --
Influence of oxygen on the development of yeast and on the alcoholic fermentation (1861) / Louis Pasteur 41 --
On the organized bodies which exist in the atmosphere; examination of the doctrine of spontaneous generation (1861) / Louis Pasteur 43 --
Studies on the biology of the bacilli (1876) / Ferdinand Cohn 49 --
Further researches on the deportment and vital persistence of putrefactive and infective organisms from a physical point of view (1877) / John Tyndall 56 --
On the lactic fermentation and its bearings on pathology (1878) / Joseph Lister 58 --
Alcoholic fermentation without yeast cells (1897) / Eduard Buchner 65 --
Part II. The Germ Theory of Disease --
Contagion, contagious diseases and their treatment (1546) / Girolamo Fracastoro 69 --
Concerning miasmatic, contagious, and miasmatic-contagious diseases (1840) / J. Henle 76 --
Lecture on the genesis of puerperal fever (childbed fever) (1850) / Ignaz Semmelweis 80 --
On a new method of treating compound fracture, abscess, and so forth; with observations on the conditions of suppuration (1867) / Joseph Lister 83 --
On the antiseptic principle in the practice of surgery (1867) / Joseph Lister 86 --
The etiology of anthrax, based on the life history of Bacillus anthracis (1876) / Robert Koch 89 --
Investigations into the etiology of traumatic infective diseases (1880) / Robert Koch 96 --
Methods for the study of pathogenic organisms (1881) / Robert Koch 101 --
The etiology of tuberculosis (1882) / Robert Koch 109 --
The etiology of tuberculosis. [Koch's postulates.] (1884) / Robert Koch 116 --
A method for staining the tubercle bacillus (1882) / Paul Ehrlich 118 --
Part III. Immunology --
An inquiry into the causes and effects of the variolae vaccinae, a disease discovered in some of the western countries of England, particularly Gloucestershire, and known by the name of The Cow Pox (1798) / Edward Jenner 121 --
The attenuation of the causal agent of fowl cholera (1880) / Louis Pasteur 126 --
On a vaccine for fowl cholera and anthrax (1881) / Louis Pasteur 131 --
A disease of Daphnia caused by a yeast. A contribution to the theory of phagocytes as agents for attack on disease-causing organisms (1884) / Elias Metschnikoff 132 --
The mechanism of immunity in animals to diphtheria and tetanus (1890) / Emil von Behring and Shibasaburo Kitasato 138 --
Studies on the mechanism of immunity to diphtheria in animals (1890) / Emil von Behring 141 --
Leucocytes and the active property of serum from vaccinated animals (1895) / Jules Bordet 144 --
Part IV. Virology --
Report of the commission for research on the foot-and-mouth disease (1898) / Friedrich Loeffler and P. Frosch 149 --
A Contagium vivum fluidum as the cause of the mosaic disease of tobacco leaves (1899) / M.W. Beijerinck 153 --
An invisible microbe that is antagonistic to the dysentery bacillus (1917) / F. d'Herelle 157 --
Isolation of a crystalline protein possessing the properties of tobacco-mosaic virus (1935) / Wendell M. Stanley 160 --
Part V. Chemotherapy --
The chemical foundations of the study of disinfection and of the action of poisons (1897) / B. Kronig and Th. Paul 163 --
Modern chemotherapy (1908) / Paul Ehrlich 176 --
On the antibacterial action of cultures of a Penicillium, with special reference to their use in the isolation of B. influenzae (1929) / Alexander Fleming 185 --
A contribution to the chemotherapy of bacterial infections (1935) / Gerhard Domagk: 195 --
The relation of para-aminobenzoic acid to the mechanism of the action of sulphanilamide (1940) / Donald D. Woods 199 --
Part VI. General Microbiology --
Studies on bacteria (1875) / Ferdinand Cohn 210 --
The differential staining of Schizomycetes in tissue sections and in dried preparations (1884) / Christian Gram 215 --
A minor modification of the plating technique of Koch (1887) / R.J. Petri 218 --
The root-nodule bacteria (1888) / Martinus W. Beijerinck 220 --
Auxanography, a method useful in microbiological research, involving diffusion in gelatin (1889) / Martinus W. Beijerinck 225 --
Physiological studies on the sulfur bacteria (1889) / S. Winogradsky 227 --
On the nitrifying organisms (1890) / S. Winogradsky 231 --
Enrichment culture studies with urea bacteria (1901) / Martinus W. Beijerinck 234 --
On oligonitrophilic microorganisms (1901) / Martinus W. Beijerinck 237 --
A new substance necessary for the growth of yeast (1901) / E. Wildiers 240 --
Fixation of free atmospheric nitrogen by Azotobacter in pure culture (1908) / Martinus W. Beijerinck 246 --
Unity and diversity in the metabolism of micro-organisms (1924) / Albert J. Kluyver 247.
Responsibility: translated and edited by Thomas D. Brock.

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