97229A

97229A
Caption: Mycobacterium tuberculosis - rod prokaryote. A zoonotic microorganism, its reservoir is domestic animals. Contaminated respiratory secretions transmit the infection to humans, causing tuberculosis.
Magnification*: x6,250
Type: SEM
Copyright 1998 Dennis Kunkel Microscopy, Inc.
Keywords: 97229A,animal disease,bacilli,bacillus,bacteria,bacterial pathogen,bacterium,contaminated respiratory secretion,human disease,infection,Mycobacterium tuberculosis,prokaryote,rod,tuberculosis,zoonotic microorganism,zoonoses,SEM