Latest Alexander Fleming Stories

2014-02-25 23:00:11

New book ‘One Little Miracle’ rivets readers with the tale of the little girl who was the test case for penicillin. Roseville, CA (PRWEB) February 26, 2014 Bringing fresh hope to every bookshelf, author Yvonne Nunes invites readers to look into another angle of the remarkable story behind the most important medical event in the twentieth century. One Little Miracle, her new book released through Xlibris, tells the inspiring true tale of the seven-year-old girl whose life was saved...

2013-01-22 23:02:11

Live Interview at Biotech Showcase 2013 During JP Morgan in San Francisco San Francisco (PRWEB) January 22, 2013 With the global epidemic of obesity and diabetes, the importance of getting new solutions for prevention and treatment has never been greater. At the 2013 Biotech Showcase running in parallel with JP Morgan Healthcare Conference in San Francisco, noted endocrinologist and strategist Dr. Alexander Fleming was interviewed by Ellie Rubin following his participation in a panel...

2011-09-16 15:55:00

FDAâ”Part of the Problem or Part of the Solution to the Diabetes Epidemic: Dr. Alexander Fleming Joins Kelly Close on CNBC Broadcast to Discuss the Issues Washington D.C. (PRWEB) September 16, 2011 Dr. Alexander Fleming, President and CEO of Kinexum, joins Kelly Close, Editor in Chief of diaTribe for a lively discussion on diabetes product development and the FDAâs review process. Produced by dLife, the program will offer insights and perspectives from...

2011-07-18 10:17:00

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif., July 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Fleming's Prime Steakhouse & Wine Bar is making the season memorable by rolling out new seasonal sips and offering an array of summer-inspired prizes in the "Skinny Sippin' Summer Sweepstakes." Each month this summer brings a new chance to win everything from a Williams-Sonoma Gift Card to a Luxury Included® Vacation to any Sandals resort in the Caribbean. Entrants can view official "Skinny Sippin' Summer...

2011-01-20 08:21:00

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif., Jan. 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Guests are invited to rekindle the warmth of family ties a little longer this season by enjoying the Sunday Prime Rib Dinner at a WHAT: special price. Every Sunday in January 2011 and Sunday of WHEN: AFC/NFC Championship Game * (January 23, 30 and February 6) PRIME RIB...

2010-08-26 12:57:58

An antibacterial enzyme found in human tears and other body fluids could be applied to certain foods for protection against intentional contamination with anthrax, scientists reported today at the 240th National Meeting of the American Chemical Society (ACS). "Data from this study could be used in developing safer foods for human consumption," said Saeed A. Khan, Ph.D. "The data from our study shows that lysozyme application has the potential to eliminate anthrax producing bacteria in...

2008-10-02 08:00:28

The DNA sequence of the fungus that produces penicillin has been deciphered by Dutch researchers. This monumental discovery is just in time for the 80th anniversary of the breakthrough of penicillin, discovered by Sir Alexander Fleming. Researchers hope that discovering the genome of Penicillium chrysogenum will increase further development of new antibiotics to help surmount the problems of resistance. Penicillium chrysogenum is employed in the manufacture of antibiotics such as...

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