Commentary: Changes in Bacillus spore small molecules, rRNA, germination, and outgrowth after extended sublethal exposure to various temperatures: Evidence that protein synthesis is not essential for spore germination

Lior Sinai, Sigal Ben-Yehuda*

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Original languageAmerican English
Article number2043
JournalFrontiers in Microbiology
Issue numberDEC
StatePublished - 2016

Bibliographical note

Funding Information:
We thank I. Rosenshine and A. Rouvinski (Hebrew U, IL) for useful comments on this manuscript. This work was supported by the European Research Council Advance Grant (339984) awarded to SBY.


  • Bacillus subtilis
  • Dormancy
  • Germination
  • Spore revival
  • Spores

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