Intercellular signalling. Knowing that you're among friends. Academic Article uri icon


  • Factors that are simultaneously secreted and sensed are used by cells to monitor local cell density; a recently discovered factor of this type controls the transformation-competence of Bacillus subtilis.

published proceedings

  • Curr Biol

author list (cited authors)

  • Gomer, R. H.

citation count

  • 9

complete list of authors

  • Gomer, RH

publication date

  • January 1994