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    • On the mode of comunication of Cholera | John Snow
    07/09/1855

    On the mode of comunication of Cholera | John Snow

    Physician John Snow is the protagonist of one of the most famous episodes of science in the 19th century, which has been narrated on numerous occasions. A devastating outbreak of cholera in London’s Soho in 1854 offered him the chance to collect data in the field to understand how the disease was transmit- ted. Snow demonstrated, against the prevailing op...

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