97700A

97700A
Caption: Streptococcus viridans - Gram-positive, coccoid prokaryote (dividing). S.viridans is a common bacterium that inhabitants the oropharynx (mouth & throat). It can also be found in the gut & urogenital tracts. It can caouse human infections, including dental disease (tooth decay), endocarditis & abdominal abscesses.
Magnification*: x4,000
Type: SEM
Copyright 2002 Dennis Kunkel Microscopy, Inc.
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