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Figure 1

From: Heterogeneity of pneumococcal phase variants in invasive human infections

Figure 1

Pneumococcal colonies exhibiting the various opacity phenotypes. A) Serotype 12B displaying the opaque phenotype. B) Serotype 14 displaying a mixture of opacity phenotypes. Most colonies are transparent, white arrow indicates an opaque colony, open arrow indicates a sectored colony. C) Serotype 8 displaying mostly transparent colonies. White arrow indicates an opaque sectored colony.

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