We plan to investigate whether C. difficile cells normally resistant to phage infection can be sensitised by co-culture with phage-sensitive cells. We hypothesize that phage receptors present on cell walls can be transferred from phage-sensitive cells to phage-resistant cells via membrane vesicles (MV) produced by phage-sensitive C. difficile during co-culture
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