Spray Can

Description (Brief)
This spray can was used by scientists from Advanced Genetic Systems to spray bacteria onto strawberry plants in the first release of genetically modified microorganisms approved by the federal government.
For more information, see object 1987.0770.01.
Object Name
spray can
Physical Description
metal; plastic (overall material)
overall: 21 in x 6 1/2 in; 53.34 cm x 16.51 cm
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
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Medicine and Science: Biological Sciences
Science & Mathematics
Biotechnology and Genetics
Inventive Minds
Exhibition Location
National Museum of American History
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Gift of the Advanced Genetic Sciences, Inc.
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