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Bacterial Endospore Bacillus subtilis

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Created 5/10/2001

This is an image of the bacterial endospore Bacillus subtilis (shown with phosphate crystals) used as a surrogate in drinking water disinfection. The ESEM image was acquired in the Microscopy Suite.


  • Matthew Larson , Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
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