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Penicillin
From history.com, produced by History Channel
In this video clip from Modern Marvels we learn about how penicillin became available to the masses. During World War II, the military were in desperate need of a drug that would cure infection. Penicillin was the answer. (02:56)
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April 5, 2010 at 10:08 AM
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100 Greatest Discoveries - Penicillin
From howstuffworks.com, produced by Discovery
Alexander Fleming's discovery of penicillin led to the first antibiotic, which became a cure for a variety of diseases. Learn more about penicillin on The Science Channel's "100 Greatest Discoveries"  (02:22)
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September 3, 2010 at 10:46 PM
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The Discovery of Penicillin
From pbslearningmedia.org, produced by WGBH Educational Foundation
In this video segment adapted from A Science Odyssey, learn what led British researcher Alexander Fleming to the chance discovery of antibacterial properties of a mold extract he later named penicillin. After treating World War I battlefield casualti... [more]
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September 9, 2010 at 10:21 PM
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Alexander Fleming, Biography
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A short video on Alexander Fleming and his life. 'Sir Alexander Fleming (6 August 1881 – 11 March 1955) was a Scottish biologist and pharmacologist. Fleming published many articles on bacteriology, immunology and chemotherapy' (Wikipedia, 2009). (04:... [more]
July 14, 2009 at 05:51 AM
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Producing Penicillin
From pbslearningmedia.org, produced by WGBH Educational Foundation
This video segment adapted from A Science Odyssey tells how two scientists, Howard Florey and Ernst Chain, used the research findings of Alexander Fleming to turn a natural compound, penicillin, into an effective treatment for bacterial infectio... [more]
Found by begamatt in Penicillin
September 28, 2010 at 10:15 AM
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Alexander Fleming, Short Clip of Actual Footage
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Short actual footage of the famous scientist. (00:14)
July 14, 2009 at 05:56 AM
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Alexander Fleming
From YouTube
This is an animated documentary about the life of Alexander Fleming and how he discovered penicillin. The short video only BRIEFLY covers Fleming's life, spending only a moment on the discovery of penicillin, but would be a nice introduction.  The na... [more]
Found by begamatt in Penicillin
March 26, 2010 at 09:56 PM
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