[ Culture medium…📚 ]
….and it’s nothing to say, no culture media without a Petri dish🧫
🔬Despite the countless technical innovations that followed its invention, it is still the indispensable device in microbiology laboratories:
👉A cylindrical, flat, transparent box with a lid that allows the cultivation of microorganisms. 🦠
Hard to get more rudimentary and commonplace, yet:
💡It’s hard to realize today, how much this simple box revolutionized biology and medicine in the late 19th century.
You probably know its name origin ❓