Penicillin

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Who discovered Penicillin?
Alexander Flemming
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When was Penicillin discovered?
1928
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Which 2 scientists developed the mass production of Penicillin?
Florey and Chain
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When was a technique developed to refine Penicillin and what technique is this?
1938-40, freeze drying
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When did America join the war?
1941
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When was the mass production of Penicillin sufficient for military needs?
1945
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When did Alexander publish his paper on Penicillin?
1929
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When was the first human trial of Penicillin?
1941
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How much did the US government invest to develop Penicillin, in how many companies and when?
Invested $80 million in 4 major drug companies in 1942
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