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90 years of penicillin – what does accidental discovery mean for R&D today?

Posted on November 14th, 2018 by in Pharma R&D

90 years ago, an accidental discovery was made which altered medicine forever. While sorting through petri dishes in his laboratory, Alexander Fleming came across a substance we now know as penicillin, which prevented mold growing on the dish. Continue reading “90 years of penicillin – what does accidental discovery mean for R&D today?” »