WAKSMAN, Selman Abraham
Streptomycin, a substance exhibiting antibiotic activity against Grampositive and Gram-negative bacteria.Proc. Soc. exp. Biol. (N. Y.), 55, 66-69, 1944.
Order of authorship: Schatz, Bugie, Waksman. Introduction of streptomycin. Waksman received the Nobel Prize for this discovery; it has been argued that he did not give sufficient credit to the co-discoverers.
Subjects: PHARMACOLOGY › PHARMACEUTICALS › Antibiotics, WOMEN, Publications by › Years 1900 - 1999
Neomycin, a new antibiotic active against streptomycin-resistant bacteria, including tuberculosis organisms.Science, 109, 305-07, 1949.
Isolation of neomycin.
Subjects: PHARMACOLOGY › PHARMACEUTICALS › Antibiotics