Alexander Fleming discovered penicillin through involuntary forgetfulness

1636745563 Alexander Fleming discovered penicillin through involuntary forgetfulness

76 years ago the Scottish scientist Alexander Fleming won the Nobel Prize of Physiology and Medicine, shared with the biochemist Ernst Chain and the pharmacologist Howard Florey, for their great contributions to the development of antibiotics with the discovery and development of penicillin. In September 1928, while studying colonies of staphylococci, bacteria found in our … Read more

Alexander Fleming’s father didn’t save Churchill from drowning as a child

1635874950 Alexander Flemings father didnt save Churchill from drowning as a

Copyright AFP 2017-2021. All rights reserved. An alleged story that links the childhoods of British bacteriologist Alexander Fleming, considered the discoverer of penicillin, and who would become Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, Winston Churchill, has been shared on social networks by some 70,000 users since 2009 and continued to circulate at the end of … Read more