Electron Micrograph of Streptococcus pyogenes , a Streptococcus

Caption:-- Streptococcus pyogenes - Gram-positive, coccus prokaryote (dividing). Causes pharyngitis, food poisoning, puerperal fever (childbed fever), scarlet fever, rheumatic fever, skin and wound infections (erysipelas, impetigo) . Group A Streptococcus.
File Name:-- 97330A
Category:-- Bacteria Type of Image:-- SEM
Magnification:-- x8,750--(Based on an image size of 1 inch in the narrow dimension)

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