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Pertussis Antigen (Detoxified) - Bacterial Antigen made from Hemophilus pertussis - Filtrate recommended for the prophylaxis and treatment of whooping cough

Pertussis Antigen (Detoxified) - Bacterial Antigen made from Hemophilus pertussis - Filtrate recommended for the prophylaxis and treatment of whooping cough

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Object Name
biological
vaccine, pertussis
treatment, pertussis
date made
ca 1949
expiration date
1950-05-11
maker
Lederle Laboratories Division, American Cyanimid Company
place made
United States: New York, Pearl River
Measurements
overall: 7/8 in x 2 1/4 in x 1 7/8 in; 2.2225 cm x 5.715 cm x 4.7625 cm
ID Number
MG.M-06540
catalog number
M-06540
accession number
183169
Credit Line
Gift of American Cyanamide Company. Lederle Laboratories Division
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The Antibody Initiative
Antibody Initiative: Whooping Cough
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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