ICI Chemical Works & Laboratories, Manchester

Two lab technicians obscured by an array of cleaned retorts, flasks, and test tubes drying on racks in preparation for use during the development of Antrycide, at the Imperial Chemical Industries (ICI) chemical works and laboratories in Blackley, Manchester, England, 1949. A synthetic drug, Antrycide was developed to immunise against tsetse-born diseases, such as trypanosomiasis, a disease related to sleeping sickness prevalent in African cattle. (Photo by Reg Burkett/Keystone Features/Hulton Archive/Getty Images)
Two lab technicians obscured by an array of cleaned retorts, flasks, and test tubes drying on racks in preparation for use during the development of Antrycide, at the Imperial Chemical Industries (ICI) chemical works and laboratories in Blackley, Manchester, England, 1949. A synthetic drug, Antrycide was developed to immunise against tsetse-born diseases, such as trypanosomiasis, a disease related to sleeping sickness prevalent in African cattle. (Photo by Reg Burkett/Keystone Features/Hulton Archive/Getty Images)
ICI Chemical Works & Laboratories, Manchester
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Credit:
Reg Burkett / Stringer
Editorial #:
2148511424
Collection:
Hulton Archive
Date created:
01 January, 1949
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