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Microbiology Pioneers:

         In this section, you will learn about the ten microbiologists and their history. Click on one of the names on the left hand side to learn more about that specific individual.

       The image featured on this page is a microscope built by Robert Hooke in 1665. This example is just one of the many contributions made by Mr. Hooke. For a closer look (pun intended), visit the links to learn more about these selected microbiologists.

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    - Antony Leeuwenhoek

    - Robert Hooke

    - Edward Jenner

    - Louis Pasteur

    - Joseph Lister

    - Robert Koch

    - Walter Reed

    - Paul Ehrlich

    - Alexander Fleming

    - Kary Mullis