Infusion Bag

Description (Brief):

In September 1990, four-year-old Ashanti DeSilva became the first patient to participate in the National Institutes of Health’s first human gene therapy trial. Doctors used this infusion bag in her treatment. To learn more, see object 1999.0008.01, the blood cell separator.

Description (Brief)


Description (Brief)

Accession File

Date Used: 1990-09Associated Date: 1990-09-14

Patient: DeSilva, Ashanthi Vinod

Location: Currently not on view

See more items in: Medicine and Science: Medicine, Health & Medicine, Biotechnology and Genetics, Science & Mathematics


Exhibition Location:

Credit Line: Kenneth Wayne Culver

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1993.0445.06.02Catalog Number: 1993.0445.06.02Accession Number: 1993.0445

Object Name: infusion baggene therapyOther Terms: infusion bag; Containers

Physical Description: plastic (overall material)paper (overall material)Measurements: average spatial: 37 cm x 12.7 cm x 2.2 cm; 14 9/16 in x 5 in x 7/8 inoverall: 1 1/4 in x 5 1/4 in x 15 in; 3.175 cm x 13.335 cm x 38.1 cm


Record Id: nmah_1147470

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