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A bacterium interacting with red blood cells

February 12, 2016

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A bacterium interacting with red blood cells

On the Cover

Electron micrograph of Borrelia hermsii bacterium, the causative agent of relapsing fever, interacting with red blood cells.

Photo: TOM SCHWAN, ROBERT FISCHER & ANITA MORA, NIAID

The NIH Record

The NIH Record, founded in 1949, is the biweekly newsletter for employees of the National Institutes of Health.

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Associate Editor: Carla Garnett
Carla.Garnett@nih.gov

Staff Writers:

Eric Bock
Eric.Bock@nih.gov

Dana Talesnik
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