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Le Guerroué and others (this issue) highlight several questions regarding the Neoproterozoic stratigraphy of Oman in response to the publication of Bowring and others (2007). We take this opportunity to respond to each of their points, to reiterate some of the conclusions made in our original paper, stress the importance of understanding all sources of(More)
Despite an increased awareness of biofilm formation by pathogens and the role of biofilms in human infections, the potential role of environmental biofilms as an intermediate stage in the host-to-host cycle is poorly described. To initiate infection, pathogens in biofilms on inanimate environmental surfaces must detach from the biofilm and be transmitted to(More)
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