Strange creature I never saw before.
Oladele A. OGUNSEITAN
oaogunse at UCI.EDU
Thu Aug 1 20:12:42 EST 1996
Do you have almond-shaped cells (about 0.5 cm long) around the area ?
On Thu, 1 Aug 1996, Ian Fleming wrote:
> mamason at FREENET.COLUMBUS.OH.US (Matthew Mason) wrote:
> >On 1 Aug 1996, Aghaa wrote:
> >> Hello:
> >> The other day I saw a strange little creature.
> >> I have never seen anthing like it before. The nearest I
> >> can describe it is that it was shaped somewhat like a worm
> >> but much more fragile looking. It was about six or seven
> >> millimeters long and about as thin as a piece of thread.
> >> What was strange was that this thing was walking end-over-end
> >> like a slinki. I was amazed and am very curious.
> >> If anyone has any idea what this could be please tell me.
> >> I can be reached at aghaa at zadian.com
> >> Thanx.
> >> (p.s.) I know very little about biology so be gentle.
> >> -Agha ( San Jose, California )
> Sounds like one of the gram-negative rods I had in my contaminated
> Vero cells ;) (O.K. maybe not that big, but hey, when your cells are
> toast everything is huge!)
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