Chlamydia trachomatis bacteria, SEM

Chlamydia trachomatis bacteria, SEM

C021/1442 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 25.1MB

Downloadable file size: 1.7MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Credit: BSIP/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption: Chlamydia trachomatis bacteria, coloured scanning electron micrograph (SEM). These bacteria are human parasites and live only inside an inclusion in cells. Chlamydia trachomatis causes various types of genital, eye and lymph node infections. It causes sexually transmitted diseases: non-specific urethritis (NSU) affecting the urogenital tract and lymphogranuloma venereum (enlarged lymph glands). It also causes trachoma eye disease, a leading cause of blindness. It is treated with antibiotic drugs.

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

Keywords: bacteria, bacteriology, bacterium, biological, biology, chlamydia, chlamydia trachomatis, chlamydiaceae, chlamydiae, chlamydiales, chlamydiosis, coloured, false-coloured, gram negative, gram-negative, intracellular, medical, medicine, microbiological, microbiology, microorganism, parasite, parasitic, pathogen, scanning electron micrograph, scanning electron microscope, sem, sexually transmitted disease, sexually transmitted infection, std, sti, vd, venereal disease

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