Screw-actuated microinjection-microaspiration syringe and manipulator

Made:
1990-1995 in Penryn and Graubunden canton
modifier:
Research Instruments Limited
maker:
Hamilton Bonaduz AG
Micromanipulation equipment, used for in vitro fertilization of ovum with sperm, consisting of manipulator,

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Micromanipulation equipment, used for in vitro fertilization of ovum with sperm, consisting of manipulator,
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Screw-actuated microinjection-microaspiration syringe and manipulator, made by Hamilton Bonaduz AG, Graubünden, Switzerland and assembled by Research Instruments Limited, Penryn, Cornwall, England, 1990-1995. Used for egg manipulation during the IVF process (see note).

This equipment is used for the in-vitro fertilization of an ovum with sperm. The equipment consists of two micromanipulators, two microsyringes and an Olympus trinocular microscope. It was made by Research Instruments Ltd., England.

Details

Category:
Laboratory Medicine
Object Number:
1995-732 Pt4
Materials:
aluminium (metal) and stainless steel
type:
micromanipulators
credit:
Research Instruments Limited