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Scientific Name Staphylococcus aureus
Comments Bacterial cells of the bacteria (Staphylococcus aureus) which is one of the causal agents of mastitis in dairy cows. Its large capsule protects the organism from attack by the cow’s immunological defenses.
Acknowledgements Image courtesy USDA Beltsville Agricultural Research Center (BARC)
Specimen Condition Dead Specimen
Source Bacteria (Staphylococcus aureus)
Image Use This media file is in the Public Domain.
Attached to Group Staphylococcus (Bacilli): view page image collection
Title staph.jpg
Image Type Photograph
Image Content Specimen(s)
Technical Information Magnified 50,000X. Freeze Drying Replication, (TEM) Plate #.9513
ID 35554
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