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Title (Primary) First settlers persist
Author Harnisch, F.; Korth, B.;
Journal Joule
Year 2021
Department UMB;
Volume 5
Issue 6
Language englisch;
Abstract Biofilm electrodes wire microbial metabolism to electric current for inter alia energy harvest. Kees et al. show that during formation of biofilm electrodes, not the fittest but the fastest microorganisms persist, preventing healthy competition within the community. This persistence of first settlers has implications for electrode engineering and scaling.
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Harnisch, F., Korth, B. (2021):
First settlers persist
Joule 5 (6), 1316 - 1319