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Research Article

Broad Spectrum Pro-Quorum-Sensing Molecules as Inhibitors of Virulence in Vibrios

  • Wai-Leung Ng,

    Affiliations: Department of Molecular Biology, Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey, United States of America, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Chevy Chase, Maryland, United States of America

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  • Lark Perez,

    Affiliation: Department of Chemistry, Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey, United States of America

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  • Jianping Cong,

    Affiliation: Department of Molecular Biology, Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey, United States of America

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  • Martin F. Semmelhack,

    Affiliation: Department of Chemistry, Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey, United States of America

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  • Bonnie L. Bassler mail

    bbassler@princeton.edu

    Affiliations: Department of Molecular Biology, Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey, United States of America, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Chevy Chase, Maryland, United States of America

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  • Published: June 28, 2012
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.ppat.1002767

About the Authors

Wai-Leung Ng, Jianping Cong, Bonnie L. Bassler
Department of Molecular Biology, Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey, United States of America
Wai-Leung Ng, Bonnie L. Bassler
Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Chevy Chase, Maryland, United States of America
Lark Perez, Martin F. Semmelhack
Department of Chemistry, Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey, United States of America

Corresponding Author

Email: bbassler@princeton.edu

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: WLN LP JC MFS BLB. Performed the experiments: WLN LP JC. Analyzed the data: WLN LP JC MFS BLB. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: WLN LP JC. Wrote the paper: WLN LP BLB.