Skip Navigation

Magic bullets

Author(s):
Robinson, Edward G., 1893-1973
United States. Public Health Service.
Warner Bros. Pictures (1923-1967)
Publication Date:
1943-1940
Publisher:
[Washington, DC] : The Service, [1943], c1940
Language(s):
English
Format:
Moving image
030 min.
Sound
Black and white
Subject(s):
Drug Therapy -- history
Syphilis -- drug therapy
Ehrlich, Paul, 1854-1915.
Biography
Rights:
The National Library of Medicine believes this item to be in the public domain.
Identifier(s):
NLMUID: 8500844A (See catalog record)
Permanent Link:
http://resource.nlm.nih.gov/8500844A
Description:
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.
Credits: Producer, Jack L. Warner ; director, William Dieterle.
Cast: Edward G. Robinson.
Received: (date unknown); donation; from the Center for Disease Control, United States Public Health Service.
NLM Permanence Rating: Permanent: Stable content
Author(s):
Robinson, Edward G., 1893-1973
United States. Public Health Service.
Warner Bros. Pictures (1923-1967)
Publication Date:
1943-1940
Publisher:
[Washington, DC] : The Service, [1943], c1940
Language(s):
English
Format:
Moving image
030 min.
Sound
Black and white
Subject(s):
Drug Therapy -- history
Syphilis -- drug therapy
Ehrlich, Paul, 1854-1915.
Biography
Rights:
The National Library of Medicine believes this item to be in the public domain.
Identifier(s):
See catalog record: 8500844A
Permanent Link:
http://resource.nlm.nih.gov/8500844A
Description:
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.
Credits: Producer, Jack L. Warner ; director, William Dieterle.
Cast: Edward G. Robinson.
Received: (date unknown); donation; from the Center for Disease Control, United States Public Health Service.
NLM Permanence Rating: Permanent: Stable content