Cultured bacteria in a Petri dish

Bacteria from a deep sea cruise are being cultured in a Petri dish

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Bacteria from a deep sea cruise are being cultured in a Petri dish in a master’s degree collaboration between a student from Western Carolina University, S Gold, and SPCMSC Research Microbiologist Christina Kellogg. Dr. Kellogg inoculated several selective media made by Gold with slurry from deep-sea corals which will be used to culture and characterize coral-associated bacteria.

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Image Dimensions: 502 x 538

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Location Taken: St. Petersburg, FL, US