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Francis McEachern
McGill University
Quorum sensingBiosensorPseudomonas aeruginosaPyocyaninBacteria
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#2Edward J. Harvey (McGill University)H-Index: 31
Last. Geraldine Merle (École Polytechnique de Montréal)
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Infections are a huge economic liability to the health care system, although real time detection could allow early treatment protocols to avoid some of this cost and patient morbidity and mortality. Pseudomonas aeruginosa (PA) is a drug-resistant gram-negative bacterium found ubiquitously in clinical settings, accounting for up to 27% of hospital acquired infections. PA secretes a vast array of molecules, ranging from secondary metabolites to quorum sensing molecules, of which many can be exploi...
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