Alexander Fleming

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Alexander Fleming
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Ganwyd 6 Awst 1881 Edit this on Wikidata
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Bu farw 11 Mawrth 1955 Edit this on Wikidata (73 oed)
Achos: Quetiapine Edit this on Wikidata
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Alma mater Coleg Imperial Llundain, Prifysgol Westminster Edit this on Wikidata
Gwaith Bacteriolegydd, ffarmacolegydd, meddyg, llawfeddyg edit this on wikidata
Cyflogwr Coleg Imperial Llundain, Prifysgol Llundain Edit this on Wikidata
Aelod o Y Gymdeithas Frenhinol, Academi y Gwyddorau Pontifaidd, Coleg Brenhinol y Ffisegwyr Edit this on Wikidata
Priod Amalia Fleming Edit this on Wikidata
Gwobr/au Cymrawd y Gymdeithas Frenhinol, Gwobr Nobel mewn Ffisioleg neu Feddygaeth, Marchog Fachellor, Gwobr Actonian, Albert Medal Edit this on Wikidata
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Meddyg, biolegydd a dyfeisiwr oedd Syr Alexander Fleming, FRSE, FRS, FRCS(Peirianeg) (6 Awst, 1881 - 11 Mawrth, 1955). Ysgrifennodd lawer am chemotherapi, System imiwneddimiwnedd a bacteria.

Ei ddarganfyddiadau pwysicaf yw ensymau a lysosymau yn 1923 a'r sylwedd gwrthfiotig adnabyddus hwnnw: penicilin o'r llwydni Penicillium notatum yn 1928. Rhannodd Wobr Nobel gyda Howard Florey a Ernst Boris Chain[1] yn 1945.

Yn 1999, rhestrodd y cylchgrawn Time Fleming fel un o'r 100 person pwysicaf yn yr 20g gan ddweud:

It was a discovery that would change the course of history. The active ingredient, fungi, which Fleming named penicillin, turned out to be an infection-fighting agent of enormous potency. When it was finally recognized for what it was, the most efficacious life-saving drug in the world, penicillin would alter forever the treatment of bacterial infections. By the middle of the century, Fleming's discovery had spawned a huge pharmaceutical industry, churning out synthetic penicillins that would conquer some of mankind's most ancient scourges, including syphilis, gangrene and tuberculosis.[2]

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  1. "Alexander Fleming Biography". Les Prix Nobel. The Nobel Foundation. 1945. http://nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/medicine/laureates/1945/fleming.html. Adalwyd 27 Mawrth 2011.
  2. "Alexander Fleming – Time 100 People of the Century". Time. 29 Mawrth 1999. http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,990612,00.html. "It was a discovery that would change the course of history. The active ingredient in that mould, which Fleming named penicillin, turned out to be an infection-fighting agent of enormous potency. When it was finally recognized for what it was, the most efficacious life-saving drug in the world, penicillin would alter forever the treatment of bacterial infections. By the middle of the century, Fleming's discovery had spawned a huge pharmaceutical industry, churning out synthetic penicillins that would conquer some of mankind's most ancient scourges, including syphilis, gangrene and tuberculosis."
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