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Producing Penicillin

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This video segment adapted from A Science Odyssey tells how two scientists, Howard Florey and Ernst Chain, used the research findings of Alexander Fleming ...

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A Science Odyssey: “Matters of Life and Death”

This media asset was adapted from the A Science Odyssey: Matters of Life and Death.


Adapted from A Science Odyssey: “Matters of Life and Death”. Third party materials courtesy of AkzoNobel, Film/Audio Services, Inc., Dr. Charles Florey, National Archives, National Library of Medicine, North West Film Archive at Manchester Metropolitan University, Pfizer, Inc., Sir William Dunn School of Pathology at Oxford University, and WPA Film Library.

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