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Convergent evolution of hyperswarming leads to impaired biofilm formation in pathogenic bacteria
Carl Zimmer's "Matter" at the New York Times
Science at the New York Times
Dave on the Radio: "Big Picture Science" on NPR
The Scientist
Hyperswarmers in Spanish: El País: Consiguen forzar –y filmar– la evolución de un tipo de bacteria
Hyperswarmers in French: Chez les bactéries, il faut choisir entre nager et se protéger !
Scientific American
Issue cover at Cell Reports

Profound alterations of intestinal microbiota following a single dose of Clindamycin results in sustained susceptibility to C. difficile-induced colitis
Science Translational Medicine "Editor's choice"
Highlight in ASM Microbe
Highlight in MSKCC News

A molecular mechanism that stabilizes cooperative secretions in Pseudomonas aeruginosa
Science “Editor’s choice”

Emergence of spatial structure in cell groups and the evolution of cooperation
Quanta Magazine

Cooperation and conflict in microbial biofilms
"In this issue" editorial highlight at PNAS
Carl Zimmer's Microcosm

Biofilm-control strategies based on enzymic disruption of the extracellular polymeric substance matrix–a modelling study
Highlight in Nature Reviews Microbiology
Issue cover