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What class of antibiotic does penicillin belong to?
It belongs to the "Penicillins" antibiotic category. The Pen Vee (penicillin) is also a name of an antibiotic - but it is also the name of the class. ...
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WHAT IS THE ROLE OF Fungus Penicillium in the production of the antibiotic penicillin?
Penicillin is produced from the fungus penicillium. Actively dividing cells do not produce penicillin. When the stress is given to the fungus, it produce the antibiotic. ...