Bonnie Bassler:
Bonnie Bassler über die Kommunikation der Bakterien

TED2009 · 18:14 · Filmed Feb 2009
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Bonnie Bassler entdeckte, dass Bakterien miteinander sprechen. Mithilfe einer chemischen Sprache koordinieren sie Verteidigung und laden für Angriffe auf. Der Fund hat überwältigende Auswirkungen für Medizin, Industrie aber auch für das Verstehen unser selbst.

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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