Spores of Clostridium difficile, bacteria that can cause intestinal disease and in some cases death. According to a recent study by Duke University, C.dff has surpassed MRSA as the most prevalent hospital-acquired infection. #C.diff #microscopes #science Let us know what you think.
"Pseudomonas aeruginosa is cultured in biofilms in the respiratory tract of patients with cystic fibrosis. Ultimately, lung infection by P. aeruginosa can lead to death." Image Source: Science Photo Library.