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Mechanism of Stochastic Resonance in a Quorum Sensing Network Regulated by Small RNAs

Ya-nan Zhu, Jianwei Shen, and Yong Xu

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Bacterial quorum sensing (QS) is an important process of cell communication and more and more attention is paid to it. Moreover, the noises are ubiquitous in nature and often play positive role. In this paper, we investigate how the noise enhances the QS though the stochastic resonance (SR) and explain the mechanism of SR in this quorum sensing network. In addition, we also discuss the interaction between the small RNA and the other genes in this network and discover the biological importance.

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Abstr. Appl. Anal., Volume 2013, Special Issue (2013), Article ID 105724, 6 pages.

First available in Project Euclid: 26 February 2014

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Zhu, Ya-nan; Shen, Jianwei; Xu, Yong. Mechanism of Stochastic Resonance in a Quorum Sensing Network Regulated by Small RNAs. Abstr. Appl. Anal. 2013, Special Issue (2013), Article ID 105724, 6 pages. doi:10.1155/2013/105724. https://projecteuclid.org/euclid.aaa/1393449805

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