96584E

96584E
Caption: Listeria monocytogenes - Gram-positive, regular, nonsporing, rod prokaryote. Zoonotic microorganism; domestic mammals, rodents and birds contaminate water, vegetables and cheese, which, if ingested by humans, can cause listeriosis, meningitis, food poisoning and risk of spontaneous abortion in pregnant women.
Magnification*: x3,905
Type: SEM
Copyright 1997 Dennis Kunkel Microscopy, Inc.
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