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Contact: Karen Kreeger
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University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine

How Microbes Make it Past Tight Spaces Between Cells

Caption: Staph (red) bacteria invading epithelial cells of mouse respiratory system (blue and green).

Credit: Aoife Roche, PhD, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania

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