|Contribution||Reported that some bacteria (autotrophs) can grow in medium containing only carbon dioxide and inorganic salts.|
|Notes||Because of this work (done in Zurich), Pasteur invited Winogradski to join the Pasteur Institute. Having been away from Russia for 5 years, Winogradski declined the offer and returned to his native land.|
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