AOINT256: Bacterial culture

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Rods, cocci, and filaments in a culture of bacteria from Cueva de las Sardinas.

Epifluorescent microscopy allows us to see the bacterial cells, which are stained with acridine orange. The field of view is approximately 195 microns across.

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