Dumas, a native of the Alais district, where the disease was rampant, urged Pasteur to undertake its investigation.
Shortly afterwards the Pasteur family removed to Arbois, where Louis attended the Ecole primaire, and later the college of that place.
Pasteur one day visited a brewery containing both sound and unsound beer.
LOUIS PASTEUR (1822-1895), French chemist, was born, on the 27th of December 1822, at Dole, Franche-Comte, where his father carried on the business of a tanner.
The veteran Biot whose acquaintance Pasteur had made, was incredulous.