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 (flôr′ē), Sir Howard Walter Baron Florey of Adelaide and Marston. 1898-1968.
Australian-born British pathologist. He shared a 1945 Nobel Prize for isolating and purifying penicillin.


(Biography) Howard Walter, Baron Florey. 1898–1968, Australian pathologist: shared the Nobel prize for physiology or medicine (1945) with E. B. Chain and Alexander Fleming for their work on penicillin


(ˈflɔr i, ˈfloʊr i)

Sir Howard Walter, 1898–1968, Australian pathologist in England: Nobel prize for physiology or medicine 1945.
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Noun1.Florey - British pathologist who isolated and purified penicillin, which had been discovered in 1928 by Sir Alexander Fleming (1898-1968)
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This revision of history seeks to set the record straight about the roles of Alexander Fleming, Howard Florey, and Ernst Chain in the creation of penicillin and the advent of modern medicine AS Lax reports, Fleming discovered a stray mold's potential against bacteria in a chance observation and subsequently coined the term penicillin.
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Howard Florey, soon find a way to isolate from the mold its germ-killing penicillin in large enough quantities to be used on patients.
Nevertheless, Oxford University researchers Howard Florey and Ernst Chain continued to explore the practical applications of penicillin and, in early 1939, applied to the government-run Medical Research Council in England for funding.
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