Bacteriology Microscope Prepared Slides

The following are images that were captured with the DMBA210 digital microscope at 100x magnification. View all prepared slide kits here.

 

Tuberculosis Microscope Image

Tuberculosis
Mycobacterium Tuberculosis, smear from sputum showing acid-fast bacillus. TB is a common and often deadly infectious disease caused by various strains of mycobacteria in humans. TB usually attacks the lungs.

Strep Throat Microscope Image
Strep Throat
Streptococcus species are responsible for many cases of meningitis, bacterial pneumonia, endocarditis, erysipelas and necrotizing fascitis.
       
Staphlyococcus Microscope Image
Staphylococcus
Staphylococcus Auresu causes boils, abscesses and suppuration in wounds. Staphylococcus is a genus of gram-positive bacteria. Under the microscope they appear round and form grape-like clusters.
Pneumonia Microscope Image
Pneumonia
Diplococcus Pneumoniae is the coccus that causes pneumonia. Pneumonia is an inflammatory condition of the lung.
       
Lactobacillus Microscope Image
Lactobacillus (Yogurt)
Lactobacillus Bulgaricus, pure culture from yogurt. Some lactobacillus and other lactic acid bacteria may possess potential therapeutic properties including anti-inflammatory and anti-cancer activities. Learn more here.
Helicobacter Pylori Microscope Image

Helicobacter Pylori
A gram-negative, microaerophilic bacterium that can inhabit various areas of the stomach and duodenum. It causes a chronic low-level inflammation of the stomach lining.

       
Bacillus Microscope Image
Bacillus, Coccus, Spirillum
Types of bacteria. Cocci are spherical or oval in shape. Bacillus are rod-shaped. Spirillum are spiral shaped.
E Coli Microscope Image
E Coli
Escherichia Coli is a rod-shaped bacterium that is commonly found in the lower intestine of warm-blooded organisms. Most strains are harmless, but some can cause serious food poisoning in humans.