Summary

Ampoule of Coombs Reagent: Rabbit Anti-human serum. Used by Commonwealth Serum Laboratories (CSL) Ltd, Parkville, Victoria, 1962. This indirect Coombs test is used to screen pregnant women for IgG antibodies that are likely to pass through the placenta into the foetal blood and cause haemolytic disease of the newborn. Screening for Rh factor

Physical Description

Glass ampoule ith paper label containing clear liquid, housed in yellow oblong cardboard box. Contains instruction leaflet.

Significance

Example of CSL work on blood testing

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