microPublication Biology

Aurélie Van Wylick1,2,3*ORCID logo, Simon Vandersanden1,4*ORCID logo, Karl Jonckheere1ORCID logo, Hubert Rahier2ORCID logo, Lars De Laet3ORCID logo, and Eveline Peeters1§ORCID logo

1Research Group of Microbiology, Department of Bioengineering Sciences, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Brussels, Brussels Capital, Belgium

2Research Group of Physical Chemistry and Polymer Science, Department of Materials and Chemistry, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Brussels, Brussels Capital, Belgium

3Research Group of Architectural Engineering, Department of Architectural Engineering, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Brussels, Brussels Capital, Belgium

4Current Address: Centre for Environmental Sciences, Hasselt University, Hasselt, Flanders, Belgium

§Correspondence to: Eveline Peeters (Eveline.Peeters@vub.be)

* Authors have equal contribution




Extended Data

  • Description: Growth and CaCO3 properties of Neurospora crassa. Experiment B: growth next to cement; experiment C: CaCO3 precipitation; experiment D: the addition of cement to the growth medium.. Resource Type: Image. DOI: 10.22002/6y698-v7831



Author Contributions

  • Aurélie Van Wylick: Methodology, Writing - review & editing, Supervision
  • Simon Vandersanden: Writing - original draft, Methodology, Investigation
  • Karl Jonckheere: Methodology, Supervision
  • Hubert Rahier: Funding acquisition
  • Lars De Laet: Funding acquisition
  • Eveline Peeters: Writing - review & editing, Supervision, Funding acquisition

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  • Received: 2/6/2023
  • Revision Received: 4/6/2023
  • Accepted: 5/2/2023
  • Published Online: 5/3/2023
  • Indexed: 5/17/2023



© 2023 by the authors. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0) License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.


PubMed Central: 10202147

PubMed: 37223428

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Article in Global Challenges, published December 2023

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