First of all, I would like to thank these organizations for the images shown on this website:

The United States Department of AgricultureNASANational Oceanic and Atmospheric AdministrationOregon HealthMicrobe WikiCenters for Disease Control and PreventionMedlinePlusNational Institute of Allergy and Infectious DiseasesUnited States Department of Veterans Affairs.

Otherwise, these journals and other websites helped me compile the information demonstrated on this webpage:

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  2. Akanuma Genki, Masayoshi Ueki, Morio Ishizuka, Yasuo Ohnishi, Sueharu Horinouchi.  Control of aerial mycelium formation by the BldK oligopeptide ABC transporter in Streptomyces Griseus.  FEMS Microbiology Letters 315(1): 54-62.
  3. Meanwell, Richard J.L., Gilbert Shama.  2008.  Production of streptomycin from chitin using Streptomyces griseus in bioreactors of different configuration.  Bioresource Technology 99(13):  5634-5639.
  4. Johnston, Nicole.  2003.  Unlikely Heroes.  The Scientist 17(Supplement 1):S7
  5. Bach, John R., Maria C. Tuccio.  2011.  Respiratory Physical Medicine: Physiatry’s Neglected Discipline.  American Journal of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 90(2): 169-174.
  6. Yinping, Guo, Wen Zheng, Xiaoying Rong, Ying Huang.  2008.  A multilocus phylogeny of the Streptomyces griseus 16S rRNA gene clade: use of multilocus sequence analysis for streptomycete systematics.  International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology 58: 149-159.