Microbial Biofilms

Known as: Biofilm, Biofilms 
Encrustations, formed from microbes (bacteria, algae, fungi, plankton, or protozoa) embedding in extracellular polymers, that adhere to surfaces such… (More)
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2017
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2017
Biofilms are widespread in nature and constitute an important strategy implemented by microorganisms to survive in sometimes… (More)
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2017
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2017
The high rates of morbidity and mortality caused by fungal infections are associated with the current limited antifungal arsenal… (More)
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2010
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2010
The microorganisms in biofilms live in a self-produced matrix of hydrated extracellular polymeric substances (EPS) that form… (More)
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2002
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2002
Though biofilms were first described by Antonie van Leeuwenhoek, the theory describing the biofilm process was not developed… (More)
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2002
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2002
Microorganisms attach to surfaces and develop biofilms. Biofilm-associated cells can be differentiated from their suspended… (More)
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2002
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2002
Prokaryotic biofilms that predominate in a diverse range of ecosystems are often composed of highly structured multispecies… (More)
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2000
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2000
Biofilms are complex communities of microorganisms attached to surfaces or associated with interfaces. Despite the focus of… (More)
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1999
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1999
Bacteria that attach to surfaces aggregate in a hydrated polymeric matrix of their own synthesis to form biofilms. Formation of… (More)
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1995
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1995
Direct observations have clearly shown that biofilm bacteria predominate, numerically and metabolically, in virtually all… (More)
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1995
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1995
The frequent discrepancy between direct microscopic counts and numbers of culturable bacteria from environmental samples is just… (More)
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