E. coli EHEC bacteria, computer artwork

E. coli EHEC bacteria, computer artwork

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Credit: ALFRED PASIEKA/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption: Computer artwork of a enterohaemorrhagic E. coli (EHEC), a dangerous form of the normally harmless E. coli bacteria which live in the human intestine (blue body with yellow hair-like filaments called pili. The molecular structur of the so-called shiga toxin relasead by the bacteria, is depicted as red ribbons. Shiga toxin can cause life-threatening diarrhoea, intestinal bleeding, kidney failure and disturbances to blood clotting.

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Keywords: artwork, bacteria, bacterial, bacteriology, bacterium, e. coli, e. coli ehec, ehec, entero, enterohaemorrhage e. coli ehec, enteropathogenic, enteropathogenic e. coli, escherichia coli, gastroenteritis, haemorrhage bacteria, micro-organisms, shiga, shiga toxin, toxin

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