He disapproved the Theory of Spontaneous Generation by proving maggots came from flies laying eggs.
He discovered bacteria, blood cells, free living and parasitic microscopic protists.
Robert Hooke is known for his laws of elasticity( Hooke's Law)and he was the first to apply the word cell to describe the basic unit of life.
She was an English aristocrat and writer that contributed to microbiology by virtue of her observation and her passion for letter writing
He discovered the system of binomial nomenclature where Linnaeus gave a scientific name to every plant and animal species
His greatest contribution was in the area of Spontaneous Generation of Micororganisms.
He was a biologist that created a vaccine that was used for curing small pox.
He established the implausibility of creationism, changed the world from being seen as static to evolving, and he established materialistic and naturalistic philosophy.
He is one of the founding fathers of modern epidemiology.
Know as the ("Savior of mothers)", he discovered why so many women died giving child birth.
She was known for her work as a nurse during the Crimean War and her contribution was towards the sanitary conditions in the military hospitals.
His major contributions were in physical chemistry and thermal radiation which made the discovery known as Tyndall effect that proves the sky's blue color.
He discovered the germ theory of disease and made changes in hospitals ti minimize the spread of diseases and he discovered pasteurization.
He discovered the antiseptic process in surgery in recognition of his contributions to medicine.
He made the first photomicrographs of bacteria and was the first to discover and describe drying bacteria containing samples on the glass slides.
He developed a method for distinguishing between two major classes of bacteria(Gram Stain).
He was the first to stain tuberculosis bacillus and developed a method of standardization of antisera and a cure for syphilis.
Alexander Fleming discovered penicillin in 1928.