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Koch's postulates or De Barry's

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Koch's postulates or De Barry's

Postby Layd33foxx » Tue Apr 10, 2012 5:43 am

Why do you suppose we use Koch's postulates instead of something called De Barry's?
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Re: Koch's postulates or De Barry's

Postby JorgeLobo » Tue Apr 10, 2012 10:32 am

Think you refer to Anton deBary? Not aware he had "postulates" per se - but he did show the fungal etiology for potato blight by using the then-innovative concept of an uninoculated control.
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