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- Jacob, Judith M., et al. Show all 5 Authors
- BioScience 2016 v.66 no.4 pp. 285-294
- biofilm; ecological competition; microorganisms; monuments; urban development
- ... Despite the appreciation of the role played by outdoor stone heritage in societal well-being and sustainable urban development, research efforts have not been completely successful in tackling the complex issues related to its conservation. One of the main problems is that we are continuously underestimating the role and behavior of microorganisms in the form of biofilm (subaerial biofilms, SABs) ...