In this article we will discuss about the discovery and commercial production of penicillin. Discovery of Penicillin: Alexander Flemming discovered penicillin secretion by the mold Penicillium notatum in 1929. He reported that a contaminating colony of the fungus lysed adjacent colonies of staphylococci; but the lytic agent seemed too unstable to be useful. However, when […]
This is a question and answer forum for students, teachers and general visitors for exchanging articles, answers and notes. Answer Now and help others.
Here's how it works:
- Anybody can ask a question
- Anybody can answer
- The best answers are voted up and rise to the top
Powered by WordPress. Designed by