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Tuberculin Sample - Dried, Sterilised, circa 1938 Object Reg. No: HT 3277

Dried sterilised tubercule bacculi (TB organisms). Made by Commonwealth Serum Laboratories (CSL) Limited, Parkville, Victoria, c1938. CSL carried out much work on the chemistry of TB cell constituents during the 30s-50s. Dried organisms were the starting material of the investigations.
Cylindrical glass bottle with glass stopper, containingsmall amount of brown powder.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from CSL Ltd (Commonwealth Serum Laboratories), 2004
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 7.00 cm (Height), 2.50 cm (Width)

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Tagged with: infectious diseases, laboratory apparatus equipment, tuberculosis
Themes this item is part of: Medicine in Society Collection, Science & Measurement Collection, CSL (Commonwealth Serum Laboratories) Collection
Primary Classification: MEDICINE & HEALTH
Secondary Classification: Pharmacy
Tertiary Classification: pharmaceuticals
Inscriptions: Label: Commonwealth Serum/Laboratories/Dried tuberculin - protein from/S.T. Batch H7./ 0.2064 gms dried in vacuo/ 10mgm used 4.2.38/ 12.5 " " 15.3.38 T.P.T
Maker: CSL Ltd (Commonwealth Serum Laboratories), Parkville, Victoria, Australia, circa 1938

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