halophilicbiofilm, quorumsensing

C=E9dric ced6faz at hotmail.com
Mon Sep 8 06:02:21 EST 2003

Doug Caldwell wrote

 >Halobacterium spp. and other bacteria beginning with Halo- grow at
high salt
 >concentrations, up to and including the saturated salt brines found
in salt
 >lakes and salt pans along the ocean shore - also in salted fish

Just for the information :
Halobacterium sp. are not Bacteria but Archaea. And Archaea are not
just an other type of Bacteria, they are one of the 3 kingdoms of life
with the Eukarya and the Bacteria.


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