An Interactive Annotated World Bibliography of Printed and Digital Works in the History of Medicine and the Life Sciences from Circa 2000 BCE to 2022 by Fielding H. Garrison (1870-1935), Leslie T. Morton (1907-2004), and Jeremy M. Norman (1945- ) Traditionally Known as “Garrison-Morton”

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DUGGAR, Benjamin Minge

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Aureomycin; a product of the continuing search for new antibiotics.

Ann N. Y. Acad. Sci., 51, 177-181., 1948.

Discovery of clortetracycline (trade name Aureomycin, Lederle) the first tetracycline antibiotic identified. Duggar,a plant physiologist, identified the antibiotic as the product of an actinomycete he cultured from a soil sample collected at the University of Missouri.



Subjects: PHARMACOLOGY › PHARMACEUTICALS › Antibiotics