Stamen Grigorov

Stamen Gigov Grigorov was a prominent Bulgarian physician and microbiologist. He discovered the Lactobacillus bulgaricus bacillus, which is the true cause for the existence of natural yogurt. Wikipedia

  • Born:  27 October 1878, Studen Izvor, Bulgaria
  • Died:  October 27, 1945, Sofia, Bulgaria
  • Fields:  Microbiology, medicine
  • Alma mater:  University of Montpellier, University of Geneva
  • Known for:  Anti-tuberculosis vaccine and Lactobacillus bulgaricus
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