Petri dish showing the effect of Penicillin on bacteria, United Kingdom, 1944

Made:
1944 in United Kingdom
Petri dish containing culture medium showing effect of Penicillin on bacteria colonies. Three-quarter top view, cream

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Petri dish containing culture medium showing effect of Penicillin on bacteria colonies. Three-quarter top view, cream
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Petri dish containing a culture medium that shows the effect of Penicillin on bacteria colonies. Labelled P. notatum v Bacteria.

Petri dish containing culture medium showing effect of Penicillin on bacteria colonies. Labelled P. notatum v Bacteria. It demonstrates that some bacteria are more resistant to penicillin than others.

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Category:
Biotechnology
Object Number:
1997-663
Materials:
glass and penicillin culture
type:
petri dish, bioengineering and microbiology
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
credit:
Smith, G.H. (Dr.)