Col TEM of E.coli treated with penicillin

Col TEM of E.coli treated with penicillin

B230/0101 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 57.8MB

Downloadable file size: 5.1MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Caption: Antibiotic effect on bacteria. Coloured transmission electron micrograph of the bacterium Escherichia coli, treated with penicillin. At lower centre is the rounded "body" of the bacterium, showing protrusions to upper left and right (called "rabbit ears"). These protrusions are due to the action of the penicillin drug. The drug affects the cell wall (wavy line), deforming the cell shape before the wall breaks killing the bacterium. E. coli occurs normally in the gut of humans. It may cause gastro-enteritis and urinary tract infections. Magnification: x19,000 at 6x7cm size. x60,000 at 8x10 inch size.

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

Keywords: action, antibiotic, antibiotic action, bacteria, bacterial, bacteriology, bacterium, e. coli, electron micrograph, escherichia coli, lysis, micro-organisms, microbe, microbes, microbiology, of bacteria, reaction, tem, transmission, type

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