Sir Ernst Boris Chain

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Noun1.Sir Ernst Boris Chain - British biochemist (born in Germany) who isolated and purified penicillin, which had been discovered in 1928 by Sir Alexander Fleming (1906-1979)
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It took two biochemists, Howard Florey and Ernst Chain, and the pressure of World War II to turn the mold into a usable antibiotic.
Australian Howard Florey and Ernst Chain, a refugee from Nazi Germany, developed penicillin so that it could be made into a drug.