Viruses: threshold of life

United States, 1967

Film
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With the aid of complex instruments such as the ultra-centrifuge and the electron microscope, the use of tissue cultures and animal experimentation, we see how scientists in a modern virology laboratory explore the nature of viruses, how these viruses exist and how we can use this knowledge to improve our health and well-being.

Credits

production company

Coronet Instructional Films

Duration

00:13:20:00

Production places
United States
Production dates
1967

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

011561

Language

English

Subject categories

Animals & Wildlife → Animal experimentation

Animals & Wildlife → Microbiology

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - United States

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Animal experimentation

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Medicine - Study and teaching

Educational & Instructional

Educational & Instructional → Educational films

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Health

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Medicine - Study and teaching

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Virus diseases

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Electron microscope

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Microbiology

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Scientific apparatus and instruments

Short films

Short films → Short films - United States

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Colour

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

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