Two pipettes, four tubes and tube stand, used in tissue culture explant method

Made:
1950-1953 in United Kingdom
maker:
Unknown

Two pipettes, four test tubes and tube stand, unsigned, British, 1950-1953 (see Note). Equipment of the type used by Marguerite S. Pereira et al. in 1953, in the explant method of tissue culture to grow a cold virus at the Common Cold Research Unit, Harvard Hospital, Harnham Down, Wiltshire, England.

Details

Category:
Public Health & Hygiene
Object Number:
1990-84/23
Materials:
aluminium alloy, glass, metal (unknown), plastic (unidentified), rubber (unidentified)
Measurements:
overall (lying flat): 140 mm x 250 mm x 150 mm, 0.3 kg
type:
test tube
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • scientific equipment
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • scientific equipment
  • laboratory apparatus
  • furnishing and equipment
  • container - receptacle
  • vessel
  • furnishing and equipment
  • furnishing - artefact
  • furniture
credit:
MRC Common Cold Unit
status:
Permanent collection

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