Figure 3.

Kinetics of biofilm formation by K. pneumoniae B5055 grown in minimal media (M9) supplemented with 10μM FeCl3 and treated with 500μM cobalt salt (CoSO4) and bacteriophage (KPO1K2)/ (NDP) alone as well as in combination. *p < 0.05 [(10 μM FeCl3 +500 μM CoSO4 + Ø(KPO1K2) vs 10 μM FeCl3/10 μM FeCl3+ 500 μM CoSO4/10 μM FeCl3+ Ø(KPO1K2)], **p < 0.005 [(10 μM FeCl3 +500 μM CoSO4 + Ø(KPO1K2) vs 10 μM FeCl3/10 μM FeCl3+ 500 μM CoSO4/10 μM FeCl3+ Ø(KPO1K2)], #p < 0.05 [(10 μM FeCl3 + Ø(KPO1K2) vs 10 μM FeCl3], $p < 0.05[(10 μM FeCl3 +500 μM CoSO4) vs 10 μM FeCl3], !p > 0.05[(10 μM FeCl3 +500 μM CoSO4 + Ø(NDP) vs 10 μM FeCl3+ 500 μM CoSO4].

Chhibber et al. BMC Microbiology 2013 13:174   doi:10.1186/1471-2180-13-174
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