This photograph depicts the colonial morphology displayed by Gram-negative Burkholderia thailandensis bacteria, which was grown on a medium of sheep's blood agar (SBA), for a 48 hour time period, at a temperature of 42�C. Of importance, is the metallic sheen displayed by these colonies.
CDC/ Amanda Moore, MT; Todd Parker, PhD; Audra Marsh
December 3, 2012
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