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Microbial bet-hedging: the power of being different

Grimbergen, A. J., Siebring, J., Solopova, A. & Kuipers, O. P., Jun-2015, In : Current Opinion in Microbiology. 25, p. 67-72 6 p.

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Grimbergen, A. J., Siebring, J., Solopova, A., & Kuipers, O. P. (2015). Microbial bet-hedging: the power of being different. Current Opinion in Microbiology, 25, 67-72. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.mib.2015.04.008

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Grimbergen, Ard Jan ; Siebring, Jeroen ; Solopova, Ana ; Kuipers, Oscar P. / Microbial bet-hedging : the power of being different. In: Current Opinion in Microbiology. 2015 ; Vol. 25. pp. 67-72.

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Grimbergen, AJ, Siebring, J, Solopova, A & Kuipers, OP 2015, 'Microbial bet-hedging: the power of being different', Current Opinion in Microbiology, vol. 25, pp. 67-72. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.mib.2015.04.008

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Microbial bet-hedging : the power of being different. / Grimbergen, Ard Jan; Siebring, Jeroen; Solopova, Ana; Kuipers, Oscar P.

In: Current Opinion in Microbiology, Vol. 25, 06.2015, p. 67-72.

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Grimbergen AJ, Siebring J, Solopova A, Kuipers OP. Microbial bet-hedging: the power of being different. Current Opinion in Microbiology. 2015 Jun;25:67-72. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.mib.2015.04.008


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abstract = "Bet-hedging is an evolutionary theory that describes how risk spreading can increase fitness of a genotype in an unpredictably changing environment. To achieve risk spreading, maladapted phenotypes develop within isogenic populations that may be fit for a future environment. In recent years, various observations of microbial phenotypic heterogeneity have been denoted as bet-hedging strategies, sometimes without sufficient evidence to support this claim. Here, we discuss selected examples of microbial phenotypic heterogeneity that so far do seem consistent with the evolutionary theory concept of bet-hedging.",
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