Bonnie Bassler:
Bonnie Bassler over hoe bacteriën communiceren

TED2009 · 18:14 · Filmed Feb 2009
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Bonnie Bassler ontdekte dat bacteriën met elkaar "spreken" in een chemische taal die ze in staat stelt om hun verdediging en aanvallen te coördineren. Deze ontdekking heeft verbazingwekkende implicaties voor geneeskunde, de industrie — en ons begrip van onszelf.

Molecular biologist
Bonnie Bassler studies how bacteria can communicate with one another, through chemical signals, to act as a unit. Her work could pave the way for new, more potent medicine. Full bio
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