Priya Daroch
Panjab University, Chandigarh
Publications 1
Published on Jul 2, 2019in Microbiology1.03
K. C. Gupta7
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(Panjab University, Chandigarh),
Priya Daroch (Panjab University, Chandigarh)+ 1 AuthorsSanjay Chhibber23
Estimated H-index: 23
(Panjab University, Chandigarh)
Quorum sensing (QS) refers to chemical signalling between micro-organisms and defines a social concord among them. Once a threshold of signal is accumulated, certain virulent traits are regulated within bacteria in response to the surrounding environment. These virulence traits are known to contribute in the pathogenicity of bacterial diseases. To prevent the activation of virulence factors, QS is inhibited in different ways through a strategy known as quorum quenching. Various types of quorum-q...