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High-magnification image of filamentous strands of Bacillus anthracis

Gram-stained photomicrograph depicting numerous gram-positive, rod-shaped, Bacillus anthracis bacteria, which are arranged in long filamentous strands. Magnification 1150x. (Photomicrograph taken in 1966 by Dr. Alan Lawrence Brodsky (1941-2016). Courtesy of Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Public Health Image Library, image 20496.)

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