22159A

22159A
Caption: Mycobacterium tuberculosis - Gram-positive, rod prokaryote. A zoonotic microorganism, its host is domestic animals. Contaminated respiratory secretions transmit the infection to humans, causing tuberculosis.
Magnification*: x3,000
Type: SEM
Copyright 2002 Dennis Kunkel Microscopy, Inc.
Keywords: 22159A,11.01.02,animal disease,bacilli,bacillus,bacteria,bacterial pathogen,bacterium,contaminated respiratory secretion,human disease,infection,Mycobacterium tuberculosis,prokaryote,rod,rod prokaryote,tuberculosis,zoonoses,zoonotic microorganism,SEM,TB