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Vaccine Ampoule - Poliomyelitis, Salk, circa 1950s Reg. No: HT 2236
- Pack x5 ampoules poliomyelitis vaccine (Salk) 6/56 manufactured in the 1950s by Commonwealth Serum Laboratories, Parkville
- Cardboard box containing 5 glass ampoules with amber coloured solution. 5mL/vial. Does not contain live virus, non hazardous.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from CSL Ltd (Commonwealth Serum Laboratories), 2004
|Tagged with:||infectious diseases, medical research, polio poliomyelitis, vaccines|
|Themes this item is part of:||Medicine in Society Collection, CSL (Commonwealth Serum Laboratories) Collection|
|Primary Classification:||MEDICINE & HEALTH|
|Inscriptions:||POLIOMYELITIS VACCINE (Salk)
(Trivalent - Types 1, 2 & 3.)
Contains 0.025% Formalin. No other pre-
servative added. dose: - 0.5 ml. intramus-
Vol.5 ml. Batch No. 1-B
Once opened any vaccine unused on that day must be discarded.
Commonwealth Serum Laboratories, Melb., Aust.
|Manufacturer:||CSL Ltd (Commonwealth Serum Laboratories), circa 1950s|