Insight into the microbial multicellular lifestyle via flow‐cell technology and confocal microscopy

@article{Pamp2009InsightIT,
  title={Insight into the microbial multicellular lifestyle via flow‐cell technology and confocal microscopy},
  author={S. J. Pamp and C. Sternberg and T. Tolker-Nielsen},
  journal={Cytometry Part A},
  year={2009},
  volume={75A}
}
Biofilms are agglomerates of microorganisms surrounded by a self‐produced extracellular matrix. During the last 10 years, there has been an increasing recognition of biofilms as a highly significant topic in microbiology with relevance for a variety of areas in our society including the environment, industry, and human health. Accordingly a number of biofilm model systems, molecular tools, microscopic techniques, and image analysis programs have been employed for the study of biofilms under… Expand
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