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Magic bullets

Contributor(s):
Robinson, Edward G., 1893-1973
United States. Public Health Service.
Warner Bros. Pictures (1923-1967)
Publication:
[Washington, DC] : The Service, [1943], c1940
Language(s):
English
Format:
Moving image
Subject(s):
Drug Therapy -- history
Syphilis -- drug therapy
Ehrlich, Paul, 1854-1915.
Genre(s):
Biography
Abstract:
This film is a dramatization of the discovery by the Nobel laureate, Dr. Paul Erhlich, of a cure for syphilis. It shows his early experiments with arsenic, years of painstaking work, the successful results, the chemical cure being mass produced, and a shot of the Treponema pallidum micro-organisms.
Rights:
The National Library of Medicine believes this item to be in the public domain.
Extent:
030 min.
Color:
Black and white
Sound:
Sound
Cast:
Edward G. Robinson.
Credits:
Producer, Jack L. Warner ; director, William Dieterle.
Provenance:
Received: (date unknown); donation; from the Center for Disease Control, United States Public Health Service.
Technique:
Live action
NLM Unique ID:
8500844A (See catalog record)
Contributor(s):
Robinson, Edward G., 1893-1973
United States. Public Health Service.
Warner Bros. Pictures (1923-1967)
Publication:
[Washington, DC] : The Service, [1943], c1940
Language(s):
English
Format:
Moving image
Subject(s):
Drug Therapy -- history
Syphilis -- drug therapy
Ehrlich, Paul, 1854-1915.
Genre(s):
Biography
Abstract:
This film is a dramatization of the discovery by the Nobel laureate, Dr. Paul Erhlich, of a cure for syphilis. It shows his early experiments with arsenic, years of painstaking work, the successful results, the chemical cure being mass produced, and a shot of the Treponema pallidum micro-organisms.
Rights:
The National Library of Medicine believes this item to be in the public domain.
Extent:
030 min.
Color:
Black and white
Sound:
Sound
Cast:
Edward G. Robinson.
Credits:
Producer, Jack L. Warner ; director, William Dieterle.
Provenance:
Received: (date unknown); donation; from the Center for Disease Control, United States Public Health Service.
Technique:
Live action
NLM Unique ID:
8500844A (See catalog record)