Chemotaxis: how bacteria use memory

@inproceedings{Vladimirov2009ChemotaxisHB,
  title={Chemotaxis: how bacteria use memory},
  author={Nikita Vladimirov and Victor Sourjik},
  booktitle={Biological chemistry},
  year={2009}
}
Abstract Bacterial chemotaxis represents one of the simplest and best studied examples of unicellular behavior. Chemotaxis allows swimming bacterial cells to follow chemical gradients in the environment by performing temporal comparisons of ligand concentrations. The process of chemotaxis in the model bacterium Escherichia coli has been studied in great molecular detail over the past 40 years, using a large range of experimental tools to investigate physiology, genetics and biochemistry of the… Expand
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