The Father of Microbiology

Microbiology is the study of microscopic organisms. But who pioneered this field?

Antonie van Leeuwenhoek is known as the Father of Microbiology. 

Using handmade microscopes, he was the first to observe and describe microorganisms.

He discovered bacteria, protozoa, sperm cells, blood cells, and more.

His findings laid the foundation for the field of microbiology.

Today, microbiology plays a crucial role in medicine, agriculture, and biotechnology.

Antonie van Leeuwenhoek's curiosity and observations paved the way for modern microbiology.