CH391L/S13/Phage Therapy

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==History==
==History==
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The discovery of the "bacteriophage phenomenon" occurred independently over a span of twenty years:
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| 1896|| Hankin, British bacteriologist working on ''Vibrio cholerae''
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| 1898|| Gamaleya, Russian, ''Bacillus subtilis''
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| 1915|| Twort, British, ''Staphylococcus''
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| 1915|| d'Herelle, French-Canadian, ''Shigella''. Coined the term "bacteriophage".
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==Current Applications==
==Current Applications==

Revision as of 17:03, 23 March 2013

Contents

Introduction to Phage Therapy

History

The discovery of the "bacteriophage phenomenon" occurred independently over a span of twenty years:

Year Event
1896 Hankin, British bacteriologist working on Vibrio cholerae
1898 Gamaleya, Russian, Bacillus subtilis
1915 Twort, British, Staphylococcus
1915 d'Herelle, French-Canadian, Shigella. Coined the term "bacteriophage".

Current Applications

IGEM

References

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