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27th April 2012

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fuckyeahmolecularbiology:

Beautiful Bacteria

The images above are some examples of rotex fractal growth found in colonies of Bacillus subtilis. The varying branching patterns are caused by changes in the environmental conditions of the bacteria as they grow.

Tagged: fractalsbacteriasciencebiology

Source: amolecularmatter