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Koch's bacillus (Robert Koch)

Alternative eponyms

  • Koch’s bacterium (Robert Koch)

Related people

The bacillus causing tuberculosis.

Description

The bacillus causing tuberculosis.

Bibliography

  • R. Koch:
    Die Aetiologie der Tuberculose. Berliner klinische Wochenschrift, 1882, 19: 221-230.
    Die Aetiologie der Tuberculose.
    Mittheilungen aus dem Kaiserlichen Gesundsheitsamte, 1884, 2: 1-88.

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