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bar shaped bacteria

Bacilli

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round shaped bacteria

Cocci

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Many shaped bacteria

Pleomorphic

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coffee bean shape

diplococcus

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bullet shaped

rabies

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spiral shaped

spirochete

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linear shaped

strep

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cluster

staph

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comma shaped

vibrio

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catalyse formation of fibrin from fibrinogen

coagulase (for Staph- pathogenic vs. non-pathogenic)

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temp for mesophilic bacteria

25-40 degrees C (human temp)

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mesphilics are killed by

fever

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#1 cause of meningitis in newborns

E. Coli

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#1 cause of meningitis in kids and adults

strep pneumoniae