97252C

97252C
Caption: Bacillus anthracis - Gram-positive, encapsulated, spore-forming, rod prokaryote (dividing). A zoonotic microorganism, it is spread from cattle and other herbivores to humans. Causes deadly anthrax when spores are inhaled from wool, hides.
Magnification*: x2,000
Type: SEM
Copyright 1998 Dennis Kunkel Microscopy, Inc.
Keywords: animal disease,anthrax,bacilli,Bacillus anthracis,bacillus,bacteria,bacterial pathogen,bacterium,division,encapsulated,Gram-positive,human disease,infection,inhalation,rod,Woolsorter's disease,spore forming,zoonotic microorganism,prokaryote,zoonoses,SEM,97252C