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Howard Florey

Scientist (24-Sep-1898 — 21-Feb-1968)


Lennard Bickel. Howard Florey: The Man Who Made Penicillin. Melbourne University Press. 1996. 456pp.

Eric Lax. The Mold in Dr. Florey's Coat: The Story of the Penicillin Miracle. New York, NY: Henry Holt & Co.. 2004. 320pp.

Gwyn MacFarland. Howard Florey: The Making of a Great Scientist. Oxford University Press. 1979. 410pp.

Trevor I. Williams. Howard Florey: Penicillin and After. Oxford, UK: Oxford University Press. 1984. 424pp.


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