The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1945

Sir Alexander Fleming

Prize share: 1/3

Ernst Boris Chain

Prize share: 1/3

Sir Howard Walter Florey

Prize share: 1/3

The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1945 was awarded jointly to Sir Alexander Fleming, Ernst Boris Chain and Sir Howard Walter Florey "for the discovery of penicillin and its curative effect in various infectious diseases."

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