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The following pages give an introduction to quorum sensing. For more information on research carried out at Nottingham, see the Nottingham page.

What is QS - Questions and answers

History - A short history of QS research

Vibrio fischeri page - Introduction to luxRI based QS systems

Vibrio harveyi page - Introduction to phosphorelay and luxS type systems

Gram positives page - Introduction to QS in Gram positive bacteria

Table of AHL - based QS organisms

Structures of AHLs


PubMed list of QS related publications