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Chlamydia trachomatis Bacteria and the PmpD Protein | by NIAID
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Chlamydia trachomatis Bacteria and the PmpD Protein

This transmission electron micrograph shows the flower-like structure of the PmpD protein of the C. trachomatis bacterium. Scientists are hoping to develop PmpD into a vaccine candidate to prevent chlamydial infection. Credit: NIAID

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Taken on February 6, 2012