TEM of Pseudomonas syringae bacterium

TEM of Pseudomonas syringae bacterium

B220/0171 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 54.7MB

Downloadable file size: 2.2MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Caption: Transmission electron micrograph (shadow method) of the bacterium Pseudomonas syringae. The shadow technique clearly reveals several flagella (right). Pseudomonas syringae act as nuclei for the formation of ice crystals once the temperature falls below a certain level. This ability was discovered during research into frost prevention for plants. The possiblity of using these ice nucleating bacteria as an alternative to existing methods of making artificial snow is under research. Their use in the frozen food industry is also under consideration.

Release details: Model release not required. Property release not required.

Keywords: bacteria, bacterial, bacteriology, bacterium, biotechnology, electron micrograph, ice nucleators, micro-organisms, microbe, microbes, microbiology, pseudomonas syringae, snow-making, tem, transmission

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.