Microbe Monday - 4/2/18

Microbe Monday – 4/2/18

Happy #microbeMonday!

This #microbe is:

    • A rod-shaped #bacteria
    • Gram-negative
    • Causes disease in plants and animals
    • Is a multidrug resistant pathogen
    • Is citrate, catalase & oxidase positive
    • Can be found in soil, water & man-made environments around the world
    • Can survive low-oxygen atmospheres
    • Thrives in moist places
    • Found on and in medical equipment
    • High levels of iron can be toxic to this bacteria

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