Blood Cell Counter

Blood Cell Counter

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Description (Brief)
Small metal counting device used for estimating the number of cells removed from a culture.
Description
In 1983 Dr. Jay Levy and his lab colleagues at the University of California at San Francisco also isolated the virus. Levy used this equipment to collect cell cultures and tally cells during his HIV research.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Blood Cell Counter
maker
Veeder-Root
Measurements
overall: 5.1 cm x 4 cm x 5.1 cm; 2 in x 1 9/16 in x 2 in
ID Number
1999.0286.15
accession number
1999.0286
catalog number
1999.0286.15
Credit Line
Gift of the University of California San Francisco through Dr. Jay Levy
subject
Science & Scientific Instruments
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Health & Medicine
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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