Alexander Fleming (1881-1955)

Doctors

on Stamps

Medical Philately, postage, stamps, www.medicalphilately.com, Alexander-Fleming.jpg

   Sir Alexander Fleming (6 August 1881 – 11 March 1955) was a Scottish biologist, physician, microbiologist, and pharmacologist. His best-known discoveries are the enzyme lysozyme in 1923 and the world's first antibiotic substance benzylpenicillin (Penicillin G) from the mould Penicillium notatum in 1928, for which he shared the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 1945 with Howard Florey and Ernst Boris Chain.

0banner1 medical philately.png

Download Full Article

Alexander-Fleming-inventor-of-penicillin
  • White Twitter Icon
  • White Facebook Icon

© 2019 MedicalPhilately.com  Web and Graphic Design by Dr Amir Monir. All rights reserved.