This image is not available for purchase in your country.

E. coli bacteria, SEM

E. coli bacteria, SEM

B230/0225

Rights Managed

This image is not available for purchase in your country.

Please contact your Account Manager if you have any query.

Credit

EYE OF SCIENCE / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY EYE OF SCIENCE / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption

E. coli bacteria. Coloured scanning electron micrograph (SEM) of Escherichia coli bacteria, a cause of food-borne illness. Certain strains of these Gram-negative intestinal bacteria (enterobacteria) can cause bloody diarrhoea and kidney failure, particularly in the elderly and the very young. The pathogenic strains are found in the intestines of some cattle, and can spread to humans in contaminated beef and milk. Transmission can be prevented by thoroughly cooking meat and pasteurising milk. Magnification: x5000 at 6x7cm size.

Release details

Model release not required. Property release not required.

 {{ i.shot_duration ? i.shot_duration + ' ' : '' }}{{ i.shot_uhd ? '4K ' : i.hires ? 'HD ' : '' }}{{ i.spl_number }} R{{ i.license }}

  • Add to board
  • Similar {{ mediaType(i) }}