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Nat Chem Biol. 2008 Aug;4(8):452-4. doi: 10.1038/nchembio0808-452.

Deciphering a protolanguage for bacteria-host communication.

Abstract

Many of the phenotypes shown by bacteria at high population densities are only beneficial when they are associated with eukaryotic hosts. A new study confirms that some bacteria may couple quorum sensing to host-derived signals to refine such interactions.

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18641623
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10.1038/nchembio0808-452
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