Pierre Roux, French bacteriologist

Pierre Roux, French bacteriologist

C021/1627 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 25.0MB

Downloadable file size: 1.2MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Caption: Pierre Paul Emile Roux (1853-1933), French physician, bacteriologist and immunologist, with a microscope. Roux worked with French microbiologist Louis Pasteur, and was a co-founder of the Pasteur Institute in 1887, having worked with Pasteur from 1879. Roux studied avian cholera, anthrax and rabies. His 1888 publication on the cause of diphtheria identified the bacterial agent responsible. Roux successfully developed a serum to treat diphtheria, a ground-breaking advance that made him famous. Roux went on to study tetanus, tuberculosis, syphilis, and pneumonia. He was the Director of the Pasteur Institute from 1904 to his death.

Release details: Model release not available. Property release not required.

Keywords: 1800s, 1900s, 19th century, 20th century, adult, anthrax, anti-diphtheria serum, avian cholera, bacteriologist, bacteriology, black-and-white, caucasian, co-founder, diphtheria, doctor, equipment, europe, european, france, french, historical, history, human, immunological, immunologist, immunology, laboratory, male, man, medical, medicine, microbiological, microbiologist, microbiology, microscope, monochrome, one person, paris, pasteur institute, people, person, physician, pierre p. e. roux, pierre paul emile roux, pierre roux, pneumonia, portrait, rabies, scientist, syphilis, tetanus, tuberculosis

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.