"Quorum Sensing" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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A phenomenon where microorganisms communicate and coordinate their behavior by the accumulation of signaling molecules. A reaction occurs when a substance accumulates to a sufficient concentration. This is most commonly seen in bacteria.
- Quorum Quenching
- Quenching, Quorum
- Quenchings, Quorum
- Quorum Quenchings
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Quorum Sensing" by people in Profiles.
Autoinducing peptide-based quorum signaling systems in Clostridioides difficile. Curr Opin Microbiol. 2022 02; 65:81-86.
Kinetic Control of Quorum Sensing in Pseudomonas aeruginosa by Multidrug Efflux Pumps. ACS Infect Dis. 2018 02 09; 4(2):185-195.
Novel role of a family of major facilitator transporters in biofilm development and virulence of Candida albicans. Biochem J. 2014 Jun 01; 460(2):223-35.
Vibrio fischeri metabolism: symbiosis and beyond. Adv Microb Physiol. 2012; 61:37-68.
Beyond quorum sensing: the complexities of prokaryotic parliamentary procedures. Anal Bioanal Chem. 2007 Jan; 387(2):391-8.