The testing of penicillin on mice | Mutant Mouse

How and why penicillin was tested on mice to discover its uses.

Clip Info
  • Clip length: 2'56''
  • Broadcast year: 2009
Curriculum Connection
  • Biology | Infection and response | Making medicines | The development and testing of new drugs

Licence: ERA Licence required


UK only
Staff and students of licensed education establishments only
Cannot be adapted

  • Provider: BBC
  • Channel: BBC Four
  • Programme: Mutant Mouse