Penicillin Summary

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Encyclopedia Articles (7)

1,683 words, approx. 6 pages
The Discovery and Importance of Penicillin and the Development of Sulfa Drugs Overview The discovery of penicillin in 1928 and sulfanilamide drugs in the 1930s played a major role in treating bacteria... Read more
787 words, approx. 3 pages
Penicillin The discovery of penicillin may be one of the greatest accidents in medical history. Penicillin, found in common molds, is a potent antibacterial medication. Its discovery opened the door t... Read more
980 words, approx. 4 pages
Penicillin One of the major advances of twentieth-century medicine is the discovery of penicillin. Penicillin is a member of the class of drugs known as antibiotics. These drugs either kill (bacterioc... Read more
472 words, approx. 2 pages
Penicillins Penicillins are one of a group of antibiotics that kill bacteria or prevent their growth. There are several types of penicillins, each used to treat different kinds of infections, such as ... Read more
947 words, approx. 4 pages
Penicillin One of the major advances of twentieth-century medicine was the discovery of penicillin. Penicillin is a member of the class of drugs known as antibiotics. These drugs either kill or arrest... Read more
787 words, approx. 3 pages
Penicillin The discovery of penicillin may be one of the greatest accidents in medical history. Penicillin, found in common molds, is a potent antibacterial medication. Its discovery opened the door t... Read more
1,075 words, approx. 4 pages
Penicillin Overview The penicillins (pen-uh-SILL-ins) are a class of antibiotic compounds derived from the molds Penicillium notatum and Penicillium chrysogenum. The class contains a number of compoun... Read more
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