Yersinia Pestis, A real medical celebrity - the disease which in the 14th century killed at least a third of the population of Europe, leaving a visible notch in world population charts, and changing whole societies. Fortunately, medicine and hygiene are controlling the plague... at present. Our cuddly Giant Microbes are supplied with an information sheet and a magnified image of the actual bug described (pictured).
A classic 'top trumps'-style card game - of the world's deadliest diseases. Play one disease against another and try to trump your opponents card in terms of fatality rate, incubation period and so on. 30 cards plus instructions in a neat box.
Immunoglobulins, also known as antibodies, are glycoprotein molecules made by white blood cells. They recognise and bind to particular antigens (such as viruses or bacteria), helping the process of destroying them. This delightful set includes one plush antibody and one detachable little "antigen". 5 x...
Seven of the commonest household bacteria are on our teatowel! Printed on it, at least, in suitably nasty colours. An original design for Present Indicative by Geoff Sawers. Care guide: Machine washable (but you could also boil it or scrub it with carbolic soap). Approximately...
A historically themed set of five mini versions of our cuddly 'microbes'. The Microbes included here are Black Death, Smallpox, Typhoid, Spanish Flu and Cholera. Includes an information sheet and a magnified image of the actual bug described. Box measures 19cm tall. Microbes are 5-10cm...