Love is blind, but Chlamydia can cause blindness too!
With symptoms that are easily confused with other diseases, and often no symptoms at all, this nasty character can go unnoticed until it's too late. Bacterial infections from Chlamydia trachomatis is a major public health problem in Australia as there can be long term health issues.
Giant Microbes make excellent teaching aids as they assist students to develop an understanding of biology while taking a fun, hands on approach.
Not for children under three years of age as parts may dislodge and become a choking hazard.
Chlamydia is 100mm wide, 95mm high and 00mm thick, made of green short and medium-pile polyester plush with polyester filling and plastic eyes.