Image of the Day: Fluorescent Flare

When this engineered colony of E. coli reaches a certain density, the bacteria release a burst of fluorescent protein.

The Scientist Staff
Jan 5, 2016

KOCH INSTITUTE AT MIT, TAL DANINO AND SANGEETA BHATIA/UC SAN DIEGO, JEFF HASTY (COURTESY KOCH INSTITUTE IMAGE AWARDS AT MIT)

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