Discover more about biofilms! Explore a collection of reviews and original research articles around biofilms, including biofilm phenotypes and properties as matrix exopolysaccharides, increased antibiotic tolerance, or transcription profiling of biofilm vs. planktonic cells, as well as novel findings and applications regarding biofilm-based photobioreactors or biofilms micro-environments.
FEMS Microbes are excited to present their latest thematic issue, focusing on bacterial-viral co-infections. Host and microbial factors are critically important for influencing the severity and outcome of infection. Interactions between microbes is an understudied yet important aspect to this process.