This photograph depicts light colonial growth displayed by Gram-positive, Pasteur strain, Bacillus anthracis bacteria, which was grown on a medium of CNA agar, for a 24 hour time period, at a temperature of 37�C. See PHIL 12389 for a closer view of these bacteria colonies. B. anthrax is the bacterial pathogen, which causes the disease known as anthrax.Clinical Features:
CDC/ Amanda Moore, MT; Todd Parker, PhD; Audra Marsh
December 3, 2012
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