Yeast Colonies: A Model for Studies of Aging, Environmental Adaptation, and Longevity
- Publisher: Hindawi Publishing Corporation
Oxidative Medicine and Cellular Longevity,
(issn: 1942-0900, eissn: 1942-0994)
Cytology | Review Article | QH573-671 | Article Subject
When growing on solid surfaces, yeast, like other microorganisms, develops organized multicellular populations (colonies and biofilms) that are composed of differentiated cells with specialized functions. Life within these populations is a prevalent form of microbial ex...