|Contribution||b. Reported that chlorine, bromine and mercuric chloride were good disinfectants.|
|Notes||He said they were better than the carbolic acid that had been used in surgery for more than a decade. This should be checked for exact date and authorship (Koch pupils?) because Foster refers to an English report. For germicide tests he used Serratia marcescens, Pseudomonas aeruginosa and Bacillus anthracis.|
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