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 What is Alexander Fleming famous for?

Answer During World War I, Scottish physician Alexander Fleming (1881-1955) served in the British Royal Army Medical Corps in an attempt to reduce soldiers' deaths from infection. In 1928, he made the acc... Read More »
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What did alexander fleming invent?

Sir Alexander Fleming was a Scottish doctor who is best known for his discovery of penicillin, a bacteria-fighting agent. For his work, Fleming was awarded the Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicin... Read More »
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What did Alexander Fleming accomplish?

Born on August 6, 1881, in Lochfield, Scotland, Sir Alexander Fleming developed penicillin, the first antibiotic medication, while studying the influenza virus, according to the Nobel Prize Foundat... Read More »
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What did Sir Alexander Fleming invent?

Scottish-born microbiologist Sir Alexander Fleming discovered penicillin in 1928 while working in St. Mary's Hospital in London. The antimicrobial effect of penicillin against many disease-causing ... Read More »
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What did alexander fleming discover?

Alexander Fleming was a biologist who discovered penicillin in 1928. Fleming discovered penicillin while trying to figure out how to treat bacterial infections suffered by World War I soldiers. Aft... Read More »
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