Our Team of Microbes

Bacteria

Fungi

  • Aspergillus fumigatus
  • Candida albicans (yeast)
  • Trichophyton mentagrophytes (athlete´s foot fungus)

Viruses

Foodborne Microbes

  • Campylobacter jejuni
  • Clostridium botulinum (botulism)
  • Escherichia coli
  • Escherichia coli O157:H7
  • Lactobacillus acidophilus
  • Listeria monocytogenes
  • Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA)
  • Salmonella enteritidis
  • Shigella sonnei
  • Staphylococcus aureus – pathogenic
  • Hepatitis A Virus (HAV) ( video )
  • Norovirus

Sexually-Transmitted Microbes

  • Chlamydia trachomatis
  • Gardnerella vaginalis
  • Hepatitis B Virus (HBV)
  • Herpes Simplex Virus (HSV-1 and HSV-2)
  • Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV)
  • Human Papillomavirus (HPV)
  • Neisseria gonnorrhoeae (gonorrhea)
  • Treponema pallidum (syphilis)
  • Trichomonas vaginalis

Design/development List

Bacteria

  • Helicobacter pylori
  • Mycobacterium tuberculosis (MTB)
  • Vibrio cholerae (cholera)
  • Vibrio parahemolyticus
  • Vibrio vulnificus
  • Yersinia pestis (plague)

 

Viruses

  • Cytomegalovirus (CMV)
  • Epstein-Barr Virus (EBV)
  • Hanta Virus
  • Rotavirus

 

Fungi

  • Malassezia furfur
  • Sporathrix schenckii
  • Toxoplasmosis gondii

 

Microbial Parasites

  • Cryptosporidium parvum
  • Plasmodium falciparum (malaria)