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Medical illustration of Pseudomonas aeruginosa.

pseudomonas aeruginosa is contracted through warm moist environments. It can be contracted through tubs, soil, contact with an infected person, and through hospitalization over a week.

Pseudomonas aeruginosa is one of the most distinctive organisms in the lab. It glistens like silver as it spreads over the plate. The smell from this organism is overpowering but strangely incongruent.  Some people smell grapes and some smell....fritos!

Pseudomonas aeruginosa is one of the most distinctive organisms in the lab. It glistens like silver as it spreads over the plate. The smell from this organism is overpowering but strangely incongruent. Some people smell grapes and some smell.

Pseudomonas aeruginosa is cultured in biofilms in the respiratory tract of patients with cystic fibrosis. Ultimately, lung infection by P. aeruginosa can lead to death.    Image Source: Science Photo Library.

Pseudomonas aeruginosa is cultured in biofilms in the respiratory tract of patients with cystic fibrosis. Ultimately, lung infection by P. aeruginosa can lead to death.

Pseudomonas aeruginosa on blood agar.  Note the metallic sheen and ground glass appearance.  Depending on who you are it can smell like grapes, new shoes, or dirt.  To me it smells like new shoes.  One of the friendlier smells in the micro lab.

Pseudomonas aeruginosa on blood agar. Note the metallic sheen and ground glass appearance. Depending on who you are it can smell like grapes, new shoes, or dirt. To me it smells like grapes. One of the friendlier smells in the micro lab.

Pseudomonas aeruginosa - characterized by flourescent blue-green color and sweet grape-like odor.

Pseudomonas aeruginosa - characterized by flourescent blue-green color and sweet grape-like odor.

oregano oil and cinnamon bark oil inhibit biofilm in bacteria, namely pseudomonas aeruginosa

Biofilm is a slimy and gluey substance that Borrelia Burgdorferi generates to shield itself from antibiotics and the immune system. Borrelia can also hide in other microbial's biofilm and vice.

Read about how the First CF Patient has been Enrolled in PARI's Compressor Access Program For its Pseudomonas Aeruginosa Drug/Nebulizer Combo.

First CF Patient Enrolled in PARI's Compressor Access Program For Pseudomonas Aeruginosa Drug/Nebulizer Combo

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Todar's Online Textbook of Bacteriology chapter on Pseudomonas, the bacteria that can infect any tissue.

Pseudomonas Aeruginosa cross stitch  geek by aliciawatkins on Etsy, $19.99

Pseudomonas Aeruginosa cross stitch -- geek stitchery for doctor, dentist, med student, lab tech, epidemiologist

Drug to Treat Pseudomonas Aeruginosa in CF Patients to be Presented at NACFC

Drug to Treat Pseudomonas Aeruginosa in CF Patients to be Presented at NACFC

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