SEM micrograph shows a bloom of Cocci
bacteria. Cocci bacteria are generally spherical in shape, and a colony
looks like a group of little marbles. Cocci type bacteria have been
associated with a variety of human infections. Common infections
attributed to Cocci are urinary tract infections, staphylococci
infections, and toxic shock syndrome. Some types of food poisoning are
also attributed to Cocci type bacteria.
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