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The story of halibut oil.

Date
1948
  • Film

About this work

Description

This film shows how halibut oil is made beginning with fishermen catching live halibuts and ending with work in the laboratory to turn the most nutritious aspects of halibut oil into a vitamin supplement which is then tested as a treatment on a group of laboratory rats who have been bred to develop rickets.

Publication/Creation

UK : Verity Films, 1948.

Physical description

1 film reel (28 min.) : sound; black and white, 16 mm

Creator/production credits

A Verity Film made by Erik Cripps

Copyright note

British Medical Association

Type/Technique

Languages

  • English


Where to find it

  • Location Access
    Closed stores
    BMA015
    Not requestable

    Note

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