Control of Biofilm Infections by Signal Manipulation

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ISBN: 978-3-540-73852-7 (Print) 978-3-540-73853-4 (Online)

Table of contents (10 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages ii-xvi

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    Pages 1-11

    Introduction

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    Pages 13-38

    Bacterial Cell-to-cell Communication (Quorum Sensing)

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    Pages 39-50

    Detection In Vitro of Quorum-Sensing Molecules and Their Inhibitors

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    Pages 51-77

    Quorum-Sensing Inhibitory Compounds

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    Pages 79-108

    Mathematical Modeling of Quorum-Sensing Control in Biofilms

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    Pages 109-117

    Animal Models Commonly Used to Study Quorum-Sensing Inhibitors

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    Pages 119-129

    In Vivo Studies: Inhibiting Biofilm-Associated Bacterial Infections Using QSIs

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    Pages 131-140

    Quorum Sensing in Streptococci

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    Pages 141-156

    Ironing Out the Biofilm Problem:The Role of Iron in Biofilm Formation

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    Pages 157-170

    Clinical Wound Healing Using Signal Inhibitors

  12. Back Matter

    Pages 171-175