20229A

20229A
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, septicemia, encephalitis, food poisoning and risk of spontaneous abortion in pregnant women.
Magnification*: x3,000
Type: SEM
Copyright 2001 Dennis Kunkel Microscopy, Inc.
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