Electronic Journal of Biotechnology ISSN: 0717-3458
  © 2009 by Universidad Católica de Valparaíso -- Chile
Vol. 12 No. 3, Issue of July 15, 2009

Figure 5. FISH staining of the sludge sample analyzed by confocal laser microscopy of FISH cells (a, b and c) and light microscopy (d).
(a) Methanosaeta concilii; (b) Bacteria; (c) Simultaneously hybridized with rhodamine-labeled bacterial-domain probe (EUB338) (red) and FITC-labeled methanogens probe (MSMX860) (green) showing the consortium between methanogens and bacteria; (d) Light microscopy.

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