Biofilms - life at the edge of the water phase.

In: Nachrichten aus der Chemie, Jg. 48 (2000) ; Nr. 4, S. 442-444, 446-447
ISSN: 1439-9598
Zeitschriftenaufsatz / Fach: Chemie
A brief review is given with 15 refs. on biofilms generated by microorganisms on H2O interfaces including the topics definition, advantages of life in the biofilm, utilization of biofilms, biofouling, microbially influenced corrosion, and sorption behavior of biofilms.