Cardiac STATus, CK-MBMyoglobin - Blood Test for Markers of Myocardial Infraction

Cardiac STATus, CK-MB/Myoglobin - Blood Test for Markers of Myocardial Infraction

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Description (Brief)
This handheld device detects the presence of CK-MB (Creatine Kinase-MB) and Myoglobin in whole blood, which are markers for myocardial infraction (heart attack). The device is used by health care professionals to quickly diagnosis cardiac events and to determine whether there is damage to the heart muscle.
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Object Name
date made
ca 1997
Spectral Diagnostics Inc.
Princeton BioMeditech Corporation
place made
Canada: Ontarian, Toronto
United States: New Jersey, Monmouth Junction
Physical Description
plastic (overall material)
overall: 8.9 cm x 3.9 cm x 1.5 cm; 3 1/2 in x 1 17/32 in x 19/32 in
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Credit Line
Gift of Larry J. Kricka and Peter Wilding
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National Museum of American History
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