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Who discovered cholera bacillus?

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Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology
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In brief: Philip Pacini

However, his work wasn't well known until Robert Koch shared it with the world.

In brief: Philip Pacini

However, his work wasn't well known until Robert Koch shared it with the world.
Dr. Ed Friedlander
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry

In brief: Vibrio cholerae

Italian physician, Filippo Pacini, studied Cholera during the Asiatic Cholera Pandemic of 1846 -63, identified the Cholera bacterium microscopically& published this in a 1854 paper called "Microscopical observations and pathological deductions on cholera".
REF: http://www.ph.ucla.edu/epi/snow/firstdiscoveredcholera.html. “The existence of cholera enterotoxin (CT) was first suggested by Robert >

In brief: Vibrio cholerae

Italian physician, Filippo Pacini, studied Cholera during the Asiatic Cholera Pandemic of 1846 -63, identified the Cholera bacterium microscopically& published this in a 1854 paper called "Microscopical observations and pathological deductions on cholera".
REF: http://www.ph.ucla.edu/epi/snow/firstdiscoveredcholera.html. “The existence of cholera enterotoxin (CT) was first suggested by Robert >
Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Koch in 1884 and demonstrated 75 years later by De (1959) and Dutta, Pause & Kulkarni (1959) working independently.“ REF: http://www.who.int/water_sanitation_health/dwq/admicrob6.pdf