Robert Koch

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German bacteriologist who isolated the anthrax bacillus and the tubercle bacillus and the cholera bacillus (1843-1910)


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Koch, Roberts, Armstrong, and Owen (2005) reported that tattooed men became sexually active at a significantly earlier age than did nontattooed men, whereas no statistical difference was found between tattooed and nontattooed women.
Among our participants, only 24% reported having at least one piercing or tattoo, whereas 50% of the participants in Koch, Roberts, Armstrong, and Owen's (2010) study reported having at least one piercing or tattoo.