Alexander Fleming Biography

Sir Alexander Fleming, FRSE, FRS, FRCS was a Scottish biologist, pharmacologist and botanist. He wrote many articles on bacteriology, immunology, and chemotherapy. His best-known discoveries are the enzyme lysozyme in 1923 and the antibiotic substance penicillin 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. Source: Wikipedia

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Name:
Alexander Fleming
Nationality:
United Kingdom
Profession:
Biologist, Scientist, Pharmacologist
Ethnicity:
Scottish people
Religion:
Catholicism
Date of Birth:
August 6, 1881
Astrological Sign:
Leo
Date of Death:
March 11, 1955
Age at Death:
73
Cause of Death:
Myocardial infarction
Marriages
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