Bonnie Bassler:
Bonnie Bassler tentang bagaimana bakteri berkomunikasi

TED2009 · 18:14 · Filmed Feb 2009
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Bonnie Bassler menemukan bahwa bakteri "berbicara" dengan sesamanya, menggunakan bahasa kimia yang membuat mereka dapat mengkoordinasikan pertahanan dan meluncurkan serangan. Penemuan ini membawa dampak penting untuk bidang kesehatan, industri — dan pengertian kita tentang diri kita masing-masing.

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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