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Microbial communication
« on: January 03, 2009, 04:25:52 PM »
Apparently, bacteria use at least two methods to communicate, using plasmids for intra-species communication, and autoinducers for interspecies communication. I wonder if this communication could (or already has) become complex enough to constitute a global microbial mind?  

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The Bacteria Whisperer

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Decoding Microbial Chatter: Cell-Cell Communication in Bacteria

Interactions in Bacteria
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