Article Diary - General Knowledge Digest

Medical Inventions and Discoveries

Banting – Insulin (a cure for diabetes)

Bernard Christian – Replacing the human heart

Brahmchari, U.M. – Cure of kala-a-zar fever

Domagk – Sulpha drugs as bactericides

Fleming Alexander – Penicillin (in 1929)

Harvey ­– Circulation of blood

Hahnemann – Founder of Homeopathy

Hopkins F. G. – Vitamin D

Jenner – Smallpox Vaccination

Koch Robert – Tubercle Bacillus

Lainnec – Stethoscope

Lister, Lord – Antiseptic surgery

Pasteur Louis – Treatment of rabies, cure of hydrophobia

Ronald Ross – Malaria parasite

Salk Jonas E. – Anti-polio. Vaccine

Simpson and Harrison – Chloroform

Wakesman - Streptomycin

4 (2)
Article Rating (2 Votes)
Rate this article
Attached Files
There are no attachments for this article.
Comments
There are no comments for this article. Be the first to post a comment.
Name
Email
Security Code Security Code
Related Articles RSS Feed
Things to to know about perfume
Viewed 1908 times since Sat, Nov 14, 2009
2009 Bank Clerical Exam Question Paper - Fully Solved
Viewed 2306 times since Wed, Apr 28, 2010
13-year-old becomes youngest to top Mount Everest
Viewed 1776 times since Fri, May 21, 2010
9 Useful Ways to Clean Many Things With Salt
Viewed 2860 times since Sat, Nov 14, 2009
Swami Vivekananda - The Universal Man
Viewed 1800 times since Sat, Nov 7, 2009
Forces in Action - What makes things fall?
Viewed 1274 times since Sat, Jan 23, 2010
Important Days in History
Viewed 3214 times since Sat, Dec 26, 2009
India General Knowledge & Current Affairs Questions and Answers
Viewed 1866 times since Tue, Jul 6, 2010
Frequently Asked Questions about SUN and Solar System
Viewed 1673 times since Tue, Jan 19, 2010