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Human platelets, (orange to purple), interacting with Staphylococus epidermidis bacteria, (blue), in a contaminated transfusion bag. These complexes may form biofilm on the transfusion bag walls and pose a hazard to human health. Enhanced SEM. Image width: 9.1 micrometers. Magnification: 10,990x if the image is printed 10 cm wide.
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