The Virtual Edge

These colonies have an umbonate elevation.

These colonies are yellow, shiny and convex.

Pseudomonas aeruginosa forms a pellicle on the surface of a broth culture.

Pseudomonas aeruginosa secretes a blue-green pigment called pyocyanin. Don't be deceived by the beautiful color, pyocyanin is a toxin capable of causing tissue damage to a host.

Rachel Watson, M.S.
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