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Alexander Fleming's Messy Desk Leads to a Major Discovery

Alexander Fleming's untidy desk becomes the key to a major scientific breakthrough.

How Gertrude Elion Became a Pioneer of Modern Medicine

Gertrude Elion's role in developing drugs made her a pioneer of modern medicine.

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