Caption: Campylobacter jejuni - Gram-negative, enteric, curved (vibrio-shaped), rod prokaryote. Found in the gastrointestinal tract of humans and animals, it can travel to the oral cavity and genitourinary tract. Causes gastroenteritis, especially in infants.
Magnification*: x3,400
Type: SEM
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Keywords: 21221A,bacteria,bacterial enteritis,bacterial pathogen,bacterium,Campylobacter jejuni,curved rod,enteric,gastroenteritis,gastrointestinal,Gram-negative,intestinal tract infection,spirillum,vibrio shaped,SEM