Alexander Fleming

Sir Alexander Fleming, FRSE, FRS, FRCS(Eng) (6 August 1881, in Lochfield, Ayrshire11 Mairch 1955, in Lunnon) wis a Scots biologist an pharmacologist faur-kent for diskiverin the enzyme lysozyme in 1923 an the antibiotic penicieelin in 1928, for which he shaired the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 1945.[1]

A plaque wis pit at the locus o his laboratory at St Mary's hospital, Lunnon.[2]

Flemming laboratory

His eemage was makit intae a stained gless windae in St. James kirk, Sussex gardens, Paddington.[3]

Alexander Fleming windae

Alexander Fleming plaque

His drush was buirit in St. Paul's Cathedral.

St Paul's Cathdral, memorial for Sir Alexander Fleming


  1. "Alexander Fleming Biography". Les Prix Nobel. The Nobel Foundation. 1945. Archived frae the original on 30 Januar 2011. Retrieved 27 Mairch 2011.
  2. "BBC - History - Alexander Fleming". (in Inglis). Retrieved 19 Januar 2022.
  3. Gibbs, Denis (August 1997). "Sir Alexander Fleming in Stained Glass: St James's Church, Sussex Gardens". Journal of Medical Biography (in Inglis). 5 (3): 177–177. doi:10.1177/096777209700500309. ISSN 0967-7720.