21701C

21701C
Caption: Photocomposite - Enterococcus faecium on the surface of human skin and hair follicle. Numerous desquamating cells are concentrically arranged around the base of the hair shaft. Numerous desquamating cells are concentrically arranged around the base of the hair shaft. Gram-positive, VRE, coccus prokaryote (dividing causes skin and wound infections.
Magnification*: x800 bacteria; x260 skin
Type: SEM
Copyright 2002 Dennis Kunkel Microscopy, Inc.
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