Biofilms in chronic infections – a matter of opportunity – monospecies biofilms in multispecies infections
in FEMS Immunology & Medical Microbiology
August 2010; p ublished online July 2010 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Microbiology and Virology; Biotechnology; Genetics and Genomics; Microbiology; Molecular and Cell Biology. 8632 words.
It has become evident that aggregation or biofilm formation is an important survival mechanism for bacteria in almost any environment. In this...