Cryo-electron microscopy and tomography of bacterial biofilms
Dr T Bharat
11 January 2019
Bacterial cells can aggregate on surfaces to form large multi-cellular communities called biofilms. Bacterial biofilms have a profound impact on human health because they are implicated in lung, bone, and urinary tract infections.
Biofilm Engineering for Healthcare Applications
Dr AF Taylor, Dr E Karunakaran
Applications accepted all year round
Biofilms are communities of microorganisms bound to surfaces by a layer of glue-like extracellular polymeric substances (EPS). They can be found virtually everywhere, from water pipes and food packaging to medical devices and human tissues.