Indian Journal of Microbiology

List of Papers (Total 43)

State of Microbiology in India

Ever since the birth of microbiology in 1674, when Antonie van Leeuwenhoek became the first person to glimpse microbial life in a drop of water through a glass lens, this science dealing with the study of the invisible life has grown boundlessly. In the initial years, microbiology involved chiefly the studies of fermentation and medicine, but as the diversity and the role of...