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The biofilm primer

Author: J W Costerton
Publisher: Berlin ; New York : Springer, ©2007.
Series: Springer series on biofilms, 1.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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'The Biofilm Primer' details the widely accepted hypothesis that the majority of bacteria in virtually all ecosystems grow in matrix-enclosed biofilms. The author, who proposed this biofilm hypothesis, uses direct evidence from microscopy and from molecular techniques.
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: J W Costerton
ISBN: 9783540680215 3540680217
OCLC Number: 77797529
Description: viii, 199 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm.
Contents: Direct observations --
Control of all biofilm strategies and behaviours --
Microbiology of the healthy human body --
Replacement of acute planctonic by chronic biofilm diseases --
Toward a unified biofilm theory.
Series Title: Springer series on biofilms, 1.
Responsibility: volume author, J. William Costerton.
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