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Catalog Number 01.0006.002
Object Name Dish, Evaporating
Title Evaporating dish
Description White ceramic bowl with a glaze over rim for about 1 1/4" and inside bowl. Stamped with "600RS U.S.A. 16". Has indentation in lip for pouring.
Collection Lin Tsai Collection
Accession number 01.0006.002
Caption Crytsallizing dish
Catalog date 2001-05-24
Catalog type History
Provenance Used by Dr. Lin Tsai as an evaporating or crystallizing dish for organic chemistry experiments.

Dr. Lin Tsai (1922-2003) was born in Hong Kong, coming to the United States for his Master’s and Ph.D. in Organic Chemistry. He became a naturalized citizen in 1962. He came to the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute in 1959, where he worked in the Laboratory of Biochemistry with Earl and Thressa Stadtman. His research focus was the stereochemical course of enzymatic reactions and the structures and syntheses of organic compounds. His most important work centered on nicotinic acid metabolism and riboflavin degradation.
Number of images 1
Updated 2017-03-10
Condition Excellent
Organizations NIH; NHLBI, Laboratory of Biochemistry
Buildings Building 3
NIH Property # none
Old NIH Property # none
Serial # none
People Tsai, Lin