Grows on Stuff

Borrelia burgdorferi

This is what Borrelia burgdorferi looks like when it is prepared and sectioned for TEM. Since the slices only go through a part of the long, spiral bacteria, we see only pieces. But this is what you would do to see the insides of the bacteria.

Original image courtesy of Rocky Mountain Laboratories, NIAID, NIH.

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