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Sir Alexander Fleming

nobel prize for medicine

Details of the Nobel Prize awarded to Sir Alexander Fleming
Full Name
of the recipient
Sir Alexander Fleming
AwardNobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine
Year of Award1945
Share in Award33.3%
Award Shared withErnst Boris Chain (33.3%)
Sir Howard Walter Florey (33.3%)
for the Award
for the discovery of penicillin and its curative effect in various infectious diseases
at the Time of Award
London University, London, United Kingdom
Place of BirthLochfield, Scotland GBR
Date of Birth6 August 1881
at the time of Award
63 years
Place of DeathLondon, United Kingdom GBR
Date of Death11 March 1955
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