Impact of Salt and Nutrient Content on Biofilm Formation by Vibrio fischeri


Vibrio fischeri, a marine bacterium and symbiont of the Hawaiian bobtail squid Euprymna scolopes, depends on biofilm formation for successful colonization of the squid's symbiotic light organ. Here, we investigated if culture conditions, such as nutrient and salt availability, affect biofilm formation by V. fischeri by testing the formation of wrinkled… (More)
DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0169521

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