Microbial Nanowires: An Electrifying Tale.

  title={Microbial Nanowires: An Electrifying Tale.},
  author={Sandeep Sure and Leigh Ackland and Angel A. J. Torriero and Alok Adholeya and Mandira Kochar},
Electromicrobiology has gained momentum in the last ten years with advances in microbial fuel cells and the discovery of microbial nanowires (MNWs). The list of MNWs producing microorganisms is growing and providing intriguing insights into the presence of such microorganisms in diverse environments and the potential roles MNWs can perform. This review discusses the MNWs produced by different microorganisms, including their structure, composition and role in electron transfer through MNWs. Two… 

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