History of Fermentation By maddog29 Aug 21, 1840 Fermentation-Result of Living Things Theodor Schwann conculed that fermentation is the result of living things. Nov 17, 1854 Fermentation-Caused by Yeast Louis Pasteur determined fermentation is caused by yeast. May 7, 1907 Yeast cells- Cause Fermentation Eduard Burchner showed that enzymes in yeast cells, cause fermentation and woon a nobel prize. Feb 17, 1929 Noble Prize Winners Arthur Harden and Hans Euler- Cheplin won the nobel prize for their work. Jan 1, 1940 Fermentation- Used for Antibiotics Technology was developed to use fermentation to produce antiboitics. Jun 27, 2000 Fermented Tea- Used for illnesses The Chinease used fermented tea to treat a variety of illnesses. Aug 17, 3000 Soybean Curd- To Treat Infections Chinease used fermented soybean curd to treat skin infections. Dec 11, 8000 The Use of Fermentation The use of fermentation to make bread rise and to produce alcoholic beverages and the development of agriculture.