Multicellular (!) Magnetotactic Bacteria

Same as the previous video (magnetococci) except that the enriched bacteria are a population of Multicellular Magnetic Prokaryotes (MMP).  In this video you can see the bacteria return to the same location after the magnetic field is restored.  

Video by Dr. Sheri Simmons.

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