Bacterial Aggregation Leads to Collective Elimination.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

Faster growing bacteria tend to be killed faster by antibiotics. In a complex environment exposed to antibiotics, however, the fate of a bacterial population depends on diverse factors. In a new study, Schlomann et al. describes how sublethal antibiotics can trigger the purging of bacteria by the zebrafish.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Kim, K; You, L

Published Date

  • April 2020

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 28 / 4

Start / End Page

  • 243 - 244

PubMed ID

  • 31917071

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1878-4380

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0966-842X

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.tim.2019.12.001


  • eng