Black holes”, “Genome fluidity”, and Evolution of Bacterial Species

Kobra Salimiyan Rizi; Hadi Farsiani

Volume 9, Issue 3 , September 2022, , Pages 146-155

  The formation of the massive deletion of genes called “black holes,” which are detrimental to a pathogenic lifestyle, provides a bacterial evolutionary route that permits a pathogen to augment virulence and host-adaptability. For example, cadaverine substrate has inhibitory effects on the ...  Read More