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Catalog Number 01.0006.014
Object Name Vibrator
Title Tri-R Instruments Model MS Vibrator (?)
Description Black metal body is cylindrical. One end is conical cap with chrome, other end has off/low/med/high switch and old frayed cord. Rod is bolted to cylinder.
Collection Lin Tsai Collection
Accession number 01.0006.014
Caption Tri-R Instruments Model MS Vibrator
Catalog date 2003-01-26
Catalog type History
Provenance Used in Dr. Lin Tsai’s chemistry laboratory to support the Stadtmans.

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 2017-02-16
Condition Good
Organizations NIH; NHI, Laboratory of Biochemistry
NIH; NHLBI, Laboratory of Biochemistry
Buildings Building 3
NIH Property # none
Old NIH Property # none
Serial # 278
People Tsai, Lin