ID#: 1187
Description: Caption:
Under a magnification of 43,700X, this transmission electron microscopic (TEM) image was created from a whole preparation of Legionella pneumophila bacteria, which had been negatively stained using uranyl acetate, and grown on bacteriologic medium. It reveals L. pneumophila organisms reproducing, undergoing the process of cell division, as well as delineating the bacterium’s outer envelope.
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Content Providers(s): CDC/ Dr. Francis Chandler
Creation Date: 1978
Photo Credit:
CDC Organization
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Copyright Restrictions: None - This image is in the public domain and thus free of any copyright restrictions.