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Fermentation units. Researcher and 5-litre research fermentors containing a strain of Escherichia coli bacteria. This strain will have been genetically modified to make antibodies. Antibodies are proteins that are part of the human body's immune system. The fermentation units will provide heat and nutrients for the growth of the bacteria. Photographed at a Celltech research laboratory, UK.
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