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Insulin Vial - Commonwealth Serum Laboratories, 20 units/ml, circa 1950 Object Reg. No: HT 3379

Insulin, Commonwealth of Australia, Department of Health, Manufactured by Commonwealth Serum Laboratories. Used for the treatment of diabetes.
Box with glass vial
Acquisition Information:
Donation from CSL Ltd (Commonwealth Serum Laboratories), 2004
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 6.60 cm (Height), 6.00 cm (Width), 8.10 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: diabetes, hormones
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: Text on box:Commonwealth of Australia. Department of Health./INSULIN/1 dozen 5 c.c. phials./Each phial containing 20 Units per c.c./0.1% Tricresol added.
Maker: CSL Ltd (Commonwealth Serum Laboratories), circa 1950

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