Dyophysite orthodoxy has sterilized Eastern Christianity, or thrown it upon inferior forms of piety.
In cultivating bacteria outside the body various media to serve as food material must be prepared and sterilized by heat.
At Hubli, where nearly the whole population was inoculated between the lath of May and the 27th of September ' The system of inoculation against plague with a fluid prepared from sterilized virus of the disease was introduced in India by Professor Haffkine early in 1897.
If organic matter were first sterilized and then prevented from contamination from without, putrefaction did not occur, and the matter remained free from microbes.
Moreover, the presence of bacteria, or their spores, is so universal that only extreme precautions guard against a re-infection of the sterilized material.