Guest posting: David Paterson is a Professor of Medicine at The University of Queensland Centre for Clinical Research, and Chief Executive Officer of the Wesley Medical Research. He is also a Consultant Infectious Diseases Physician, and Consultant Microbiologist.
[David should require little introduction! He has recently commenced his own blog and kindly allowed me to cross post some of his work onto AIMED. Thanks David!
Alexander Fleming’s original agar plate (1928)
Plate image credit: http://maurivet.blogspot.com.au/2012/01/penicillin-discovery.html