Medical Definition of Pasteur, Louis
Pasteur, Louis: A French chemist and biologist who invented pasteurization, developed the germ theory, founded the field of bacteriology, and created the first vaccines against anthrax and rabies.Source: MedTerms™ Medical Dictionary
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