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Serum Bottle - Meningococcus Agglutinating, 1953 Object Reg. No: HT 3285

Bottle of Agglutinating serum, Meningococcus. Used for the diagnosis of meningicoccus. Made by Commonwealth Serum Laboratories (CSL) Limited, Parkville, Victoria, 1953.
Oblong cardboard box, housing small glass vial with rubber stopper on cottonwool, containing clear orange liquid. Box covered by paper sticker.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from CSL Ltd (Commonwealth Serum Laboratories), 2004
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 2.20 cm (Height), 2.40 cm (Width), 7.00 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: bottles, infectious diseases, medical diagnostic tests, meningitis
Themes this item is part of: Medicine in Society Collection, CSL (Commonwealth Serum Laboratories) Collection
Primary Classification: MEDICINE & HEALTH
Secondary Classification: Pharmacy
Tertiary Classification: pharmaceuticals
Inscriptions: Label: Commonwealth of Australia. Department of Health./AGGLUTINATING SERUM/Neisseria meningitidis (Meningococcus)/Group TV./ Diluted with equal/ volume of glycerine/ For Laboratory Use Only./ Original Titre/ 1 in 1:640/ Vol. 1c.c.
Maker: CSL Ltd (Commonwealth Serum Laboratories), Parkville, Victoria, Australia, 05 Oct 1953

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