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May 13, 1974

Gonococcal Colony Types

Author Affiliations

From the Center for Disease Control, Public Health Service, US Department of Health, Education, and Welfare, Atlanta.

JAMA. 1974;228(7):862-863. doi:10.1001/jama.1974.03230320032024

Many laboratory and clinical investigators have had difficulty in recognizing the different colony types of Neisseria gonorrhoeae as displayed in black and white photographs. Because of this problem, color photographs have been produced that we believe contribute to a better understanding of the colony types.

(JAMA 228:862-863, 1974)