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1

what was the name of the first magic bullet?

salverson 606

2

what stages of development lead to the 1st magic bulet discovery

elrich worked on kochs team of scientists. he tested over 600 sompounds of salverson to treas syphilis
dr sachiro hata joined the teach and checked previous results.
606th worked

3

who discovered the second magic bullet/

gerhand domngk

4

how was the second magic bullet discovered/

domagk experimented with mice and blood poisoning

5

what was the key ingredient in the senond magic bullet?

sulphonamides, they also lead to cure for phnuemonia, gonorrhea and meningitus

6

define magic bullet

a drug that targets a spesific germ or bacteria without affecting or harming anything else

7

how discovered the third magic bullet?

a series of french scientists

8

who orginally discovered penicillin?

alexnder flemming

9

who mass produced penicilin

florey and chain

10

how did war affect penicillin.

lots of casulties menat there wasa demand for it

11

how did chance affect penicillin

this was how flemming made his discovery

12

how did science affect penicillin?

florey and chain were methdical and used new techniques such was adding oxygen for purer mold

13

how did the government affect penicillin?

the us put penicillin as second pirority under bombs. the uk however has no interest

14

how did technology affect penicilin?

usa technology helped penicillin. florey and chain made do with what they had in the uk (bedpans)

15

how did communcation help penicillin?

they collected mold form around the world\flemming published his findings

16

who discovered dna?

watson and crick in 1953

17

who lead the human genrome project. and what was it

watson . he wanted to map all the human genes

18

what did the human genrome project lead to?

better understanding of ukemia
better skin grafts
new reseach to faulty genes

19

what factos affected the dna discovery

governmet (funded them)
individuals (rosalind frankin)
science (their methods were scientific)
technology ( new microscope)
communication (others work based theirs)
war (it had just ended)

20

who was rosalind frankiln/ what did she do?

crystalography

21

what were xrays used for?

find broken bones and find diseases
also helped find shrapnel in the war

22

who discovered xrays.

wilhelm rontegn

23

what lead to the discovery of the electron microscope?

xray crystalography

24

what did the thermomother lead to?

blood pressure monitors
diabetic measures
detected ilneses

25

how were xrays used at treatment aids?

they were used to shrink tumors (radiography)

26

what other treatent aids were developed in the 20th century?

pacemakers
dialysis
hyperdermic needles
intravaneous drips
precise dosage

27

what was communcatio like in the modern world?

good peole traveled the world for new ideas

28

what new tecnolgy was invented in the 20th century?

xraysecectron microscope
thermomother
crystalography
hyperdermic needle