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Koch's steam sterilization (Robert Koch)

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Robert Koch developed a method for sterilization with steam. The procedure is repeated successively in three days. It is a form of tyndallization


  • R. Koch:
    Versuche über die Vermerhrtbarkeit heisser Wasserdämpfe zu Desinfectionszwecken.
    Written with G. Gaffky and F. Loeffler.
    Mittheilungen aus dem Kaiserlichen Gesundheitsamte, 1881, 1: 322-340.

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