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Formation of bacterial spores

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Spore “memory” links different stages of the bacterial life cycle Bacterial spores store information about the individual growth history of their progenitor cells, thus retaining a “memory” that links the different stages of the bacterial life cycle. This phenomenon was demonstrated in a recent study by an interdisciplinary research team led by Dr Ilka Bischofs at the BioQuant Centre of… Read more »