Amino acid analyser, England, 1965

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1965 in England

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Locarte amino acid analyser, English, c.1965. Full frontal view, black background.
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Locarte amino acid analyser, English, c.1965. Detail view of paper reader.
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Locarte amino acid analyser, English, c.1965. Detail view of control panel.
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Locarte amino acid analyser, English, c.1965

Scientists investigating the structure of proteins used this amino acid analyser in laboratories. It was made by The Locarte Company in England for the biochemistry industry. Amino acids are the building blocks for proteins in the body. All proteins are formed from combinations of 20 amino acids.

Details

Category:
Laboratory Medicine
Object Number:
1994-1280
Materials:
glass, metal, paper and plastic
type:
amino acid analyser
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • medical instrument
credit:
Department of Physical Sciences

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