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Digging deeper in the biofilm

This month’s Under the Lens discusses the application of the quantitative image analysis software BiofilmQ to understand antibiotic-induced changes in Vibrio cholerae biofilms at single-cell resolution.

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Correspondence to Divya Choudhary or Chloé J. Cassaro.

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Choudhary, D., Cassaro, C.J. Digging deeper in the biofilm. Nat Rev Microbiol 19, 484 (2021).

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