Careful - a trip to the Great Outdoors could end up confining you to the smallest room in the house! This parasite is often found in lakes and rivers, as well as swimming pools and hot tubs. Giardia lamblia infects your small intestine and are transmitted to humans and animals in a stable cyst form.
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.
Giardia is 155mm high, 90mm wide and 80mm thick, made of pale blue medium pile polyester plush with mid blue short-pile face, polyester filling and plastic eyes.