Louis Pasteur and the Fight Against Germs

Louis Pasteur and the Fight Against Germs

Lisa Zamosky

Publisher: Teacher Created Materials ISBN: 9780743905886

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French scientist Louis Pasteur has been called the founder of modern medicine. He proved that germs spread disease, and his work has saved millions of lives. A university chemistry professor, Pasteur is best known for discovering pasteurization, a process by which bacteria and molds are killed when liquids are heated. The process was named for him and is used today.

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