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Leeuwenhoek

Study bacteria with examination of tooth scrapings

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Jenner

Began study of immune system with 1st vaccine in 1796 (smallpox)

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Rebecca Lancefield

Advanced immunology; classified streptococcus based on differences in cell wall

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Iwanowski

Virology; tobacco mosaic virus discovery in 1892 and gave it major boost

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Leberberg and tatum

Discovered conjugation

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Watson and crick

Created model for DNA

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Jacob and Monod

Discovered mRNA leading to the understanding of protein synthesis

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Redi

Maggot and meat experiment

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Snow

Cholera in the wells in London

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Linneus

Father of taxonomy

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Gram

Gram stain

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Paul Ehrlich

Magic bullet-Salvarsan- "salvation from syphilis"

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Alexander Fleming

Accidentally discovered penicillin