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From Bunsen burners to automated laboratory robots, these objects document experimental and routine laboratory tools and techniques that have been developed to research human biology and physiology, diagnose medical conditions and develop and test therapies.
Diorama showing a chemical laboratory in the early 1700s, England, 1901-1970
Stellar stereotaxic apparatus, Chicago, United States of America, 1955-1965
Insulin convulsion chamber for standardisation of animal insulin, 1950-1967
Archibald V Hill’s thermopile used to measure heat production, England, 1950-1960
Colorimeter with three disc comparators, Wiltshire, England, 1951-1960
Diorama showing Lavoisier carrying out an experiment in Paris in 1789, England, 1945-1960