Magic bullets - chemical dyes that kill specific microbe in body without harming the rest of the body
following the discovery of the microbe that caused syphilis in 1906
it had been tested before but had been ruled out, don't know why. Hata japanese bacteriologist.
Fleming, Florey and Chain
following no development or financial support to continue his research
8 mice injected with streptococci, four treated with penicillin (these survived) and four not (these died).
he began to recover after treatment but then died when their supplies ran out.
Paper published it and it was said Fleming was responsible so he received most of the credit
money poured into it because of the war