Rickettsia Staining by using Gimenez Method

Rickettsia Staining by using Gimenez Method Aim To stain Rickettsia by using Gimenez staining method. Approach Rickettsia is a non-motile, Gram-negative,non-spore forming, pleomorphic bacteria. It is pleomorphic because it shows different shapes of bacteria that is cocci, rod and spiral shape. Rickettsia name was given by scientist Howard Ricketts. It is an obligate intracellular parasite … Read more