Cures we discovered by chance
The history of medicine is littered with examples of drugs that scientists stumbled upon by accident.
By TIM BRADY
PUBLISHED: 00:00, Tue, Nov 16, 2010
stumble on or upon. To find or meet by chance: bump into, chance on (or upon), come across, come on (or upon), find, happen on (or upon), light on (or upon), run across, run into, tumble on. Archaic: alight on (or upon). Idiom: meet up with.
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