0 [Deleted User] Asked: May 8, 20202020-05-08T03:25:03+05:30 2020-05-08T03:25:03+05:30In: World Who discoved one of the first antibiotics: penicillin ? 0 Who discoved one of the first antibiotics: penicillin ? Share Facebook 1 Answer Voted Oldest Recent Abhinav.arjun47 Moradabad, India 1k Questions 2k Answers 14 Best Answers 4k Points View Profile Abhinav.arjun47 Added an answer on May 8, 2020 at 12:07 pm Alexander Fleming This phenomenon has long been known; it may explain why the ancient Egyptians had the practice of applying a poultice of moldy bread to infected wounds. But it was not until 1928 that penicillin, the first true antibiotic, was discovered by Alexander Fleming, Professor of Bacteriology at St. Mary’s Hospital in London. 0 Reply Share Share Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on LinkedIn Share on WhatsApp Leave an answerLeave an answerCancel reply Featured image Select file Browse Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.