Bonnie Bassler:
Bonnie Bassler om hvordan bakterier kommuniserer

TED2009 · 18:14 · Filmed Feb 2009
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Bonnie Bassler oppdaget at bakterier "snakker" med hverandre, de gjør dette ved å bruke et kjemisk språk som gjør det mulig å koordinere forsvar og starte angrep. Dette resultatet har iøynefallende implikasjoner for medisin, industrien — og vår selvforståelse.

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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