ID#: 3451
Description: Caption:
This 1977 image depicts a laboratorian, who was shown using a mechanized pipette to extract amniotic fluid cells from a Falcon Flask, all done within the confines of a vertical flow hood. Amniotic fluid may be used in the prenatal diagnosis of aneuploidy, a condition involving the presence of too few, or too many chromosomes, or other chromosomal abnormalities.
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Content Providers(s): CDC/ Dr. Andrew Chen
Creation Date: 1977
Photo Credit:
CDC Organization
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Copyright Restrictions: None - This image is in the public domain and thus free of any copyright restrictions.