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Published: 25/03/2019
KS4 | Thematic studies
4 pages

Was penicillin a ‘miracle cure’?

This resource covers the steps in penicillin's development and asks students to explain which diseases and conditions it did and didn't cure. Some of the longer-term consequences of its development are also considered including the growth of the pharmaceutical industry.    

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