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SEM of Vibrio cholerae bacterium

SEM of Vibrio cholerae bacterium

B220/0105

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31.5 x 21.1 cm ⏐ 12.4 x 8.3 in (300dpi)

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LONDON SCHOOL OF HYGIEYNE & TROPICAL MEDICINE / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY LONDON SCHOOL OF HYGIEYNE & TROPICAL MEDICINE / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption

Scanning electron micrograph (SEM), tinted yellow, of the comma-shaped bacterium, Vibrio cholerae, the cause of cholera. The bacterium moves by means of a single terminal flagellum (seen here). The spread of cholera is associated with poor sanitation and water supplies contaminated by faeces from a patient. The bacteria lodge primarily in the small intestines causing inflammation, vomiting, diarrhoea and ultimately dehydration. Magnification: X 2,850 at 35mm size. Original is BW print B220/074.

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