22159B

22159B
Description: Mycobacterium tuberculosis - Gram-positive, rod prokaryote. A zoonotic microorganism, its host is domestic animals. Contaminated respiratory secretions transmit the infection to humans, causing tuberculosis (TB).
Type: SEM
Magnification:* x3,000
Copyright 2002 Dennis Kunkel Microscopy, Inc.
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