Editor’s note: this great image isn’t from NASA, so please see the credit below. It was used on a Web feature about a current experiment aboard the International Space Station, which is assisting with research and development of next-generation vaccines to protect against diseases caused by pathogenic microbes. Now how cool is THAT?
More information is located here: www.nasa.gov/mission_pages/station/research/news/RASV.html)
Caption: An example of Salmonella invading cultured human cells.
Image courtesy of Rocky Mountain Laboratories, NIAID, NIH.
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