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How a Common Bacteria Causes Gastric Bacteria

News   Nov 08, 2017 | Original story from University of Erlangen-Nuremberg

 
How a Common Bacteria Causes Gastric Bacteria

((A) Healthy epithelial tissue compared with infected epithelial tissue (green) in the human stomach destroyed by Helicobacter pylori. (B) Three magnified bacteria (light green) viewed under an electron microscope. Red arrows indicate the protruding ‘toxin needles’ through which, ultimately, cancer can be induced. (Images: A FAU/Prof. Steffen Backert, Aileen Harrer; B: Prof. Manfred Rohde (HZI, Braunschweig))

 
 
 

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