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Description

Colorized light micrograph of Aggregatibacter actinomycetemcomitans colonies. A. actinomycetemcomitans is a Gram-negative bacteria commonly found to cause infections of the oral cavity and often isolated from the periodontal pocket. The peridontium refers to the soft tissue that surrounds and supports to tooth. Related images available as CIL:39042, 39044, and 39045.

Technical Details

B0007676 Colonies of A. actinomycetemcomitans. Wellcome Images available under the following creative commons usage http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/2.0/uk/

Biological Sources

NCBI Organism Classification
Aggregatibacter actinomycetemcomitans
Cell Type
Gram-negative bacteria

Biological Context

Biological Process
bacteria colonization

Attribution

Name
Derren Ready
Link
Wellcome images

Grouping

This image is part of a group.

Imaging

Image Type
recorded image
Imaging Mode
modes of light microscopy
Parameters Imaged
absorption of illumination
Source of Contrast
differences in amount of elastic light scattering
Visualization Methods
visualization of contiguous regions
Processing History
colorized

Sample Preparation

Relation To Intact Cell
whole mounted tissue

Dimensions

Spatial Axis Image Size Pixel Size
X 734px ——
Y 576px ——
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