Louis Pasteur and his contributions

Louis Pasteur and his contributions

Louis Pasteur was a French chemist and microbiologist considered the most important founders of Microbiology. Microbiology developed as a scientific discipline from the era of Louis Pasteur (1822- 1895) himself. He first coined the term “microbiology” for the study of organisms of microscopic size. For his innumerable contributions in the field, he is also known as the Father of Microbiology. He is …

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Rabies Virus- An Overview

Rabies Virus

Structure of Rabies Virus The virus is enveloped, rod shaped particles measuring 75 × 180 nm. Mature virion appears either as bullet shaped particles with one rounded and one flattened end or as bacilliform particles. The particles are surrounded by a membranous lipid envelope. The particles have a buoyant density in CsCl of about 1.19 g/cm3. The virion outer surface is …

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