Despite the name, you won’t catch this virus in the cold!
One of the main types of cold sores is called the Herpes Simplex Virus Type 1, but this it is anything but simple! Symptoms initially appear in the mouth, and slowly invade the nearest nerve endings. These highly contagious sores will ensure you won’t be kissing anyone for at least two weeks! Giant Microbes make excellent teaching aids as they assist students to develop an understanding of biology while using a fun, hands on approach.
Not for children under three years of age as parts may dislodge and become a choking hazard.
Cold Sore is 170 x 160 x 90mm and is made of short-pile polyester plush in pink with a red frill, with polyester filling and plastic eyes.