The gallbladder is a small organ nestled under the liver. It acts as a bag to store and concentrate bile, a dark green to yellowish brown fluid produced by the liver. The gallbladder is not very funny, but from ancient times into the 19th century yellow bile was one of the four humors in the humoral theory of medicine. Perfect post-surgery get well gift for a speedy recovery.
Giant Microbes are based on actual microbes, cells, organisms and other critters, only 1,000,000 times actual size! Each microbe ranges in size from 5"-8".
Plush from all new materials. Stuffed with polyester fiber fill. Surface washable: sponge with water & soap, air dry.
Each plush microbe includes a printed card with fun, educational and fascinating facts about the actual microbe or cell.