Bobtail Squid, Quorum Sensing

Image: Bobtail Squid, Quorum Sensing

Caption: Photograph of the head of a bobtail squid glowing with bioluminescent bacteria it has ingested. Squid-vibrio research has been funded by NSF since 1989.

Source: Bonnie Bassler, Princeton University Note: bbassler@molbiol.princeton.edu
Ned Ruby and Margaret McFall Ngi, University of Hawaii

NSF Funded: yes

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