TED Talk: "Bonnie Brassler on how bacteria 'talk'"

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TED Talk: "Bonnie Brassler on how bacteria 'talk'"

Post by chemex » Sat Aug 07, 2010 11:06 pm

Definitely worth the watch! The beginning is a crash course in quorum sensing but she ends with implications this has in regard to developing new methods of dealing with harmful pathogens.

http://www.ted.com/talks/bonnie_bassler ... icate.html

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