Short Note on Penicillium

Penicillium: Penicillin is a kind of antibiotic medicine made of fungus, named Penicillium. This medicine destroys many bacteria which cause different diseases.

Discovery: In 1929, Sir Alexender Fleming invented Penicillin a kind of antibiotic from Penfttliturn notatum, a fungus

Uses: Just after the discovery of this medicine, it achieved the reputation as a miraculous germ killing and life wising medicine As a result it was possible to save millions of wounded soldiers from infection and gangrene in the second great World War.


Fig: Penicillium

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