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E. coli Colonizing a Textured Surface

Caption: Rather than being repelled by nanostructured surfaces, as materials scientists have hoped, bacteria with many flagella seem to love them.

Credit: False-color scanning electron micrograph courtesy of Ronn Friedlander and Michael Bucaro

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