Physiology

General physiology
Cell membrane / Temperature shock
Salt stress
Other stress responses (e.g., metal, oxidative)
Circadian rhythm
Nitrogen metabolism
Nitrogen fixation
Heterocyst/akinete differentiation
Hydrogen metabolism
Carbon metabolism

General physiology

Bagchi D, Verma D (1997). Partial purification and regulation of sulfur metabolizing enzymes in a cyanobacterium Phormidium uncinatum. Ind J Exp Biol 35:876-880

Bagchi D, Verma D (1997). Selenate-regulation of sulfur metabolism in a cyanobacterium, Phormidium uncinatum. J Plant Physiol 150:762-764

Celerin M, Gilpin AA, Dossantos G, Laudenbach DE, Clarke MW, Beushausen S (1997). Kinesin light chain in a eubacterium. DNA and Cell Biology 16:787-795

Chauhan K (1995). A study of cytokinin-like substances in a blue-green alga Lyngbya aerugineo-coerulea (Kutz) Gomont. Acta Botanica Indica 23:119-120

De Nobel WT, Huisman J, Snoep JL, Mur LR (1997). Competition for phosphorus between the nitrogen-fixing cyanobacteria Anabaena and Aphanizomenon. FEMS Microbiol Ecol 24:259-267

De Nobel WT, Snoep JL, Westerhoff HV, Mur LR (1997). Interaction of nitrogen fixation and phosphorus limitation in Aphanizomenon flos-aquae (Cyanophyceae). J Phycol 33:794-799

Erdmann N, Effmert U, Fulda S, Oheim S (1997). Effect of gravity changes on the cyanobacterium Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803. Curr Microbiol 35:348-355

Fernandez-Piñas F, Mateo P, Bonilla I (1997). Effect of cadmium on the bioelement composition of Nostoc UAM208: Interaction with calcium. Bull Environ Contam Toxicol 58:543-549

Gapochka LD, Shavyrina OB (1997). On a criterion for the adaptation potential of microorganism populations. Izvestiya Akademii Nauk Seriya Biologicheskaya (Moscow):89-91 (Russian)

Giraldez-Ruiz N, Mateo P, Bonilla I, Fernandez-Piñas F (1997). The relationship between intracellular pH, growth characteristics and calcium in the cyanobacterium Anabaena sp. strain PCC7120 exposed to low pH. New Phytol 137:599-605

Guo HJCSW (1997). Effects of inorganic salts on the structure of cells and formation of spheroplasts in blue-green algae. Acta Hydrobiol Sinica 21:190-193 (Chinese)

Guo HL, Jin CY, Song WZ (1996). Regeneration of spheroplasts in a N-2-fixed filamentous blue-green alga Anabaena cylindrica. Acta Bot Sinica 38:637-640 (Chinese)

Hill DR, Belbin TJ, Thorsteinsson MV, Bassam D, Brass S, Ernst S, Boeger P, Paerl H, Mulligan ME, Potts M (1996). GlbN (Cyanoglobin) is a peripheral membrane protein that is restricted to certain Nostoc spp. J Bacteriol 178:6587-6598

Hoiczyk E, Baumeister W (1997). Oscillin, an extracellular, Ca2+-binding glycoprotein essential for the gliding motility of cyanobacteria. Mol Microbiol 26:699-708

Ikeya T, Ohki K, Takahashi M, Fujita Y (1997). Study on phosphate uptake of the marine cyanophyte Synechococcus sp. NIBB 1071 in relation to oligotrophic environments in the open ocean. Marine Biology (Berlin) 129:195-202

Kasahara M, Yashiro K, Sakamoto T, Ohmori M (1997). The Spirulina platensis adenylate cyclase gene, cyaC, encodes a novel signal transduction protein. Plant Cell Physiol 38:828-836

Katayama M, Ohmori M (1997). Isolation and characterization of multiple adenylate cyclase genes from the cyanobacterium Anabaena sp. strain PCC 7120. J Bacteriol 179:3588-3593

Keyhani S, Lopez JL, Clark DS, Keasling JD (1996). Intracellular polyphosphate content and cadmium tolerance in Anacystis nidulans R2. Microbios 88:105-114

Kinsman R, Hayes PK (1997). Genes encoding proteins homologous to halobacterial Gvps N, J, K, F & L are located downstream of gvpC in the cyanobacterium Anabaena flos-aquae. DNA Sequence 7:97-106

Kumar A, Mahasneh IA, Tiwari DN (1996). Influence of ecological factors on alkaline phosphatase activity of the blue-green alga Anabaena species from a deep-water rice ecosystem. Cytobios 86:177-185

Lawrence BA, Polse J, Depina A, Allen MM, Kolodny NH (1997). 31P NMR identification of metabolites and pH determination in the cyanobacterium Synechocystis sp. PCC 6308. Curr Microbiol 34:280-283

Lawrence BA, Suarez C, DePina A, Click E, Kolodny NH, Allen MM (1998). Two internal pools of soluble polyphosphate in the cyanobacterium Synechocystis sp. strain PCC 6308: an in vivo 31P NMR spectroscopic study. Arch Microbiol 169:195-200

Lee DY, Rhee GY (1997). Kinetics of cell death in the cyanobacterium Anabaena flos-aquae and the production of dissolved organic carbon. J Phycol 33:991-998

Mahasneh IA, Tiwari DN (1996). Phosphate uptake by the blue-green alga Anabaena M116 used as biofertilizer in deep-water rice. Cytobios 86:113-121

McCartney B, Howell LD, Kennelly PJ, Potts M (1997). Protein tyrosine phosphorylation in the cyanobacterium Anabaena sp. strain PCC 7120. J Bacteriol 179:2314-2318

McLennan AG, Mayers E, Adams DG (1996). Anabaena flos-aquae and other cyanobacteria possess diadenosine 5',5'''-P-1,P-4-tetraphosphate (Ap-4A) phosphorylase activity. Biochem J 320:795-800

Miyake M, Erata M, Asada Y (1996). A thermophilic cyanobacterium, Synechococcus sp. MA19, capable of accumulating poly-beta-hydroxybutyrate. J Ferment Bioeng 82:512-514

Miyake M, Kataoka K, Shirai M, Asada Y (1997). Control of poly-beta-hydroxybutyrate synthase mediated by acetyl phosphate in cyanobacteria. J Bacteriol 179:5009-5013

Okada K, Minehira M, Zhu X, Suzuki K, Nakagawa T, Matsuda H, Kawamukai M (1997). The ispB gene encoding octaprenyl diphosphate synthase is essential for growth of Escherichia coli. J Bacteriol 179:3058-3060

Okumura N, Masamoto K, Wada H (1997). The gshB gene in the cyanobacterium Synechococcus sp. PCC 7942 encodes a functional glutathione synthetase. Microbiol 143:2883-2890

Paulsen IT, Sliwinski MK, Saier MH Jr (1998). Microbial genome analyses: global comparisons of transport capabilities based on phylogenies, bioenergetics and substrate specificities. J Mol Biol 277:573-592

Pitta TP, Sherwood EE, Kobel AM, Berg HC (1997). Calcium is required for swimming by the nonflagellated cyanobacterium Synechococcus strain WH8113. J Bacteriol 179:2524-2528

Potapova TV, Boitsova LY (1997). Structure, function, regulation. Experimental analysis in groups of non-excitable cells, communicated via permeable junctions. Biologicheskie Membrany (Moscow) 14:661-670 ([Russian])

Prieto B, Pardo MA, Garbisu C, Llama MJ, Serra JL (1997). Phosphate uptake by phosphorus-starved cells of the cyanobacterium Phormidium laminosum. World J Microbiol Biotechnol 13:699-705

Rahman MM, Begum ZNT, Rahman MA, Salamatullah Q (1997). A comparative account of mineral contents of five blue-green algae in culture. Bangladesh Journal of Botany 26:195-198

Ramsing NB, Ferris MJ, Ward DM (1997). Light-induced motility of thermophilic Synechococcus isolates from octopus spring, Yellowstone National Park. Appl Environ Microbiol 63:2347-2354

Ritchie RJ (1996). Sulphate transport in the cyanobacterium Synechococcus R-2 (Anacystis nidulans, S. leopoliesis) PCC 7942. Plant Cell Environ 19:1307-1316

Ritchie RJ, Trautman DA, Larkum AWD (1997). Phosphate uptake in the cyanobacterium Synechococcus R-2 PCC 7942. Plant Cell Physiol 38:1232-1241

Rojo-Dominguez A, Hernandez-Arana A, Mendoza-Hernandez G, Rendon JL (1997). Thermal denaturation of glutathione reductase from cyanobacterium Spirulina maxima. Biochem Mol Biol Internatl 42:631-639

Rousch JM, Sommerfeld MR (1998). Liquid-gas partitioning of the gasoline oxygenate methyl tert-butyl ether (MTBE) under laboratory conditions and its effect on growth of selected algae. Archives of Environmental Contamination & Toxicology 34:6-11

Scanlan DJ, Bourne JA, Mann NH (1996-1997). A putative transcriptional activator of the Crp/Fnr family from the marine cyanobacterium Synechococcus sp. WH7803. J Appl Phycol 8:565-567

Singh BB, Pandey PK, Bisen PS, Singh S (1997). Calcium-induced physiological and biochemical changes in cyanobacterium Nostoc MAC. Ind J Exp Biol 35:881-885

Taib Z (1997). A multitype branching process model for blue-green algae. Mathematical Biosciences 145:137-146

Umamaheswari A, Madhavi DR, Venkateswarlu K (1997). Siderophore production in two species of Nostoc as influenced by the toxicity of nitrophenolics. Bull Environ Contam Toxicol 59:306-312

Vaithanomsat P, Gallay O, Maskell D, Brown KA (1997). Expression of recombinant Synechocystis sp. aroA in Escherichia coli. Biochem Soc Trans 25:S616

Voronova OK, Trashchenko TV, Fomin NV (1997). The influence of magnesium salts on the growth and physiological characteristics of the blue-green Algae Oscillatoria Vauch. under conditions of different light exposure. Gidrobiologicheskii Zhurnal 33:64-75 ([Russian])

Yan GA, Yan X, Wu W (1997). Effects of the herbicide molinate on mixotrophic growth, photosynthetic pigments, and protein content of Anabaena sphaerica under different light conditions. Ecotoxicol Environ Safety 38:144-149

 

Cell membrane / Temperature shock

Deshnium P, Gombos Z, Nishiyama Y, Murata N (1997). The action in vivo of glycine betaine in enhancement of tolerance of Synechococcus sp. strain PCC 7942 to low temperature. J Bacteriol 179:339-344

Gombos Z, Kanervo E, Tsvetkova N, Sakamoto T, Aro EM, Murata N (1997). Genetic enhancement of the ability to tolerate photoinhibition by introduction of unsaturated bonds into membrane glycerolipids. Plant Physiology (Rockville) 115:551-559

Horvath I, Glatz A, Varvasovszki V, Torok Z, Pali T, Balogh G, Kovacs E, Nadasdi L, Benko S, Joo F, Vigh L (1998). Membrane physical state controls the signaling mechanism of the heat shock response in Synechocystis PCC 6803: identification of hsp17 as a "fluidity gene". Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 95:3513-3518

Kanervo E (1997). Environmental stress and photosynthesis: Significance of membrane lipid unsaturation in the function of photosystem II of cyanobacteria under high-light and low-temperature stress. Annales Universitatis Turkuensis Series a II Biologica-Geographica-Geologica 101:1-69

Kanervo E, Tasaka Y, Murata N, Aro EM (1997). Membrane lipid unsaturation modulates processing of the photosystem II reaction-center protein D1 at low temperatures. Plant Physiology (Rockville) 114:841-849

Khan MU, Mackenzie SL, Williams JP (1996). Modulation of fatty acids in the membranes of Anacystis nidulans (Cyanobacteria): Incorporation of odd-numbered carbon fatty acids. J Phycol 32:970-973

Kis M, Zsiros O, Farkas T, Wada H, Nagy F, Gombos Z (1998). Light-induced expression of fatty acid desaturase genes. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 95:4209-4214

Los DA (1997). Fatty acid desaturases: Adaptive expression and principles of regulation. Fiziologiya Rastenii (Moscow) 44:528-540 ([Russian])

Los DA, Ray MK, Murata N (1997). Differences in the control of the temperature-dependent expression of four genes for desaturases in Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803. Mol Microbiol 25:1167-1175

Norling B, Zarka A, Boussiba S (1997). Isolation and characterization of plasma membranes from cyanobacteria. Physiol Plant 99:495-504

Oguchi K, Nimura K, Yoshikawa H, Takahashi H (1997). Sequence and analysis of a dnaJ homologue gene in cyanobacterium Synechococcus sp. PCC7942. Biochem Biophys Res Commun 236:461-466

Panpoom S, Los DA, Murata N (1998). Biochemical characterization of a delta12 acyl-lipid desaturase after overexpression of the enzyme in Escherichia coli. Biochim Biophys Acta 1390:323-332

Pham Quoc K, Dubacq JP (1997). Effect of growth temperature on the biosynthesis of eukaryotic lipid molecular species by the cyanobacterium Spirulina platensis. Biochim Biophys Acta 1346:237-246

Porankiewicz J, Clarke AK (1997). Induction of the heat shock protein ClpB affects cold acclimation in the cyanobacterium Synechococcus sp. strain PCC 7942. J Bacteriol 179:5111-5117

Quoc KP, Dubacq JP (1997). Effect of growth temperature on the biosynthesis of eukaryotic lipid molecular species by the cyanobacterium Spirulina platensis. Biochim Biophys Acta 1346:237-246

Sakamoto T, Bryant DA (1997). Temperature-regulated mRNA accumulation and stabilization for fatty acid desaturase genes in the cyanobacterium Synechococcus sp. strain PCC 7002. Mol Microbiol 23:1281-1292

Sakamoto T, Bryant DA (1998). Growth at low temperature causes nitrogen limitation in the cyanobacterium Synechococcus sp. PCC 7002. Arch Microbiol 169:10-19

Sakamoto T, Higashi S, Wada H, Murata N, Bryant DA (1997). Low-temperature-induced desaturation of fatty acids and expression of desaturase genes in the cyanobacterium Synechococcus sp. PCC 7002. FEMS Microbiol Lett 152:313-320

Sakamoto T, Shen G, Higashi S, Murata N, Bryant DA (1998). Alteration of low-temperature susceptibility of the cyanobacterium Synechococcus sp. PCC 7002 by genetic manipulation of membrane lipid unsaturation. Arch Microbiol 169:20-28

Sato N, Maruyama K (1997). Differential regulation by low temperature of the gene for an RNA-binding protein, rbpA3, in the cyanobacterium Anabaena variabilis strain M3. Plant Cell Physiol 38:81-86

Sato N, Tachikawa T, Wada A, Tanaka A (1997). Temperature-dependent regulation of the ribosomal small-subunit protein S21 in the cyanobacterium Anabaena variabilis M3. J Bacteriol 179:7063-7071

Simonin P, Jürgens UJ, Rohmer M (1996). Bacterial triterpenoids of the hopane series from the prochlorophyte Prochlorothrix hollandica and their intracellular localization. Eur J Biochem 241:865-871

Sippola K, Kanervo E, Murata N, Aro EM (1998). A genetically engineered increase in fatty acid unsaturation in Synechococcus sp. PCC 7942 allows exchange of D1 protein forms and sustenance of photosystem II activity at low temperature. Eur J Biochem 251:641-648

Tanaka N, Hiyama T, Nakamoto H (1997). Cloning, characterization and functional analysis of groESL operon from thermophilic cyanobacterium Synechococcus vulcanus. Biochim Biophys Acta 1343:335-348

Salt stress

Brown II, Sirenko LA (1997). The role of the sodium cycle of energy coupling in the emergence and persistence of natural foci of modern cholera. Biochemistry Russia 62:225-230

Goel S, Gautam M, Kaushik BD (1997). Nitrogen fixation and protein profiles of halotolerant Nostoc muscorum-R strain isolated from rice fields and ARM-221 strain. Ind J Exp Biol 35:746-750

Hagemann M, Richter S, Mikkat S (1997). The ggtA gene encodes a subunit of the transport system for the osmoprotective compound glucosylglycerol in Synechocystis sp. strain PCC 6803. J Bacteriol 179:714-720

Hagemann M, Schoor A, Jeanjean R, Zuther E, Joset F (1997). The stpA gene form Synechocystis sp. strain PCC 6803 encodes the glucosylglycerol-phosphate phosphatase involved in cyanobacterial osmotic response to salt shock. J Bacteriol 179:1727-1733

Hill DR, Keenan TW, Helm RF, Potts M, Crowe LM, Crowe JH (1997). Extracellular polysaccharide of Nostoc commune (Cyanobacteria) inhibits fusion of membrane vesicles during desiccation. J Appl Phycol 9:237-248

Markarova EN, Kirikova NN, Tambiev AK, Gusev MV (1997). To question about physiological role of sodium at cyanobacteria. Vestnik Moskovskogo Universiteta Seriya XVI Biologiya:3-7 (Russian)

Markarova EN, Saari LA, Beshta OE, Gusev MV (1996). Effect of sodium deficiency on photosynthesis in Anabaena variabilis. Mikrobiol 65:818-823 (Russian)

Mikkat S, Effmert U, Hagemann M (1997). Uptake and use of the osmoprotective compounds trehalose, glucosylglycerol, and sucrose by the cyanobacterium Synechocystis sp. PCC6803. Arch Microbiol 167:112-118

Oren A (1997). Mycosporine-like amino acids as osmotic solutes in a community of halophilic cyanobacteria. Geomicrobiol J 14:231-240

Papageorgiou GC, Alygizaki Zorba A (1997). A sensitive method for the estimation of the cytoplasmic osmolality of cyanobacterial cells using chlorophyll a fluorescence. Biochim Biophys Acta 1335:1-4

Ritchie RJ (1997). Rubidium transport in the cyanobacterium Synechococcus R-2 (Anacystis nidulans, S. leopoliensis) PCC 7942. Plant Cell Environ 20:907-918

Schoor A, Hagemann M, Erdmann N (1996). Non-radiometric assay for glucosylglycerol-synthesizing enzymes involved in the cyanobacterial salt adaptation. J Microbiol Methods 27:139-145

Shukla SP, Mishra AK, Kashyap AK (1997). Influence of low temperature and salinity stress on growth behaviour and pigment composition of Antarctic and tropical isolates of a diazotrophic cyanobacterium Anabaena. Ind J Exp Biol 35:1224-1228

Sonoda M, Katoh H, Ohkawa H, Ogawa T (1997). Cloning of the cotA gene of Synechococcus PCC7942 and complementation of a cotA-less mutant of Synechocystis PCC6803 with chimeric genes of the two strains. Photosyn Res 54:99-105

Tanaka Y, Katada S, Ishikawa H, Ogawa T, Takabe T (1997). Electron flow from NAD(P)H dehydrogenase to photosystem I is required for adaptation to salt shock in the cyanobacterium Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803. Plant Cell Physiol 38:1311-1318

Zuther E, Schubert H, Hagemann M (1998). Mutation of a gene encoding a putative glycoprotease leads to reduced salt tolerance, altered pigmentation, and cyanophycin accumulation in the cyanobacterium Synechocystis sp. strain PCC 6803. J Bacteriol 180:1715-1722

Other stress responses (e.g., metal, oxidative)

Chu SY, Lin LP (1997). Cellular growth and lead accumulation by Anabaena cylindrica and Chlorella sp. in cultures containing different lead concentrations. Journal of the Chinese Agricultural Chemical Society 35:152-160 (Chinese)

Cook WJ, Kar SR, Taylor KB, Hall LM (1998). Crystal structure of the cyanobacterial metallothionein repressor SmtB: a model for metalloregulatory proteins. J Mol Biol 275:337-346

Gusev MV, Lebedeva AF, Savanina Ya V, Barskii EL (1997). Resistance of the cultures of the cyanobacterium Anacystis nidulans and the microalga Dunaliella maritima to the toxic action of vanadium as influenced by phosphate, iron and cysteine. Vestnik Moskovskogo Universiteta Seriya XVI Biologiya:17-21 (Russian)

Kar SR, Adams AC, Lebowitz J, Taylor KB, Hall LM (1997). The cyanobacterial repressor SmtB is predominantly a dimer and binds two Zn2+ ions per subunit. Biochem 36:15343-15348

Khalil Z (1997). Toxicological response of a cyanobacterium, Phormidium fragile, to mercury. Water Air and Soil Pollution 98:179-185

Li JH, Tai ZH, Zeng ZQ (1997). Mechanism of Cu-2+ inhibiting photosynthesis of Spirulina maxima. Acta Phytophysiologica Sinica 23:77-82 (Chinese)

Mallick N, Rai LC (1998). Characterization of Cd-induced low molecular weight protein in a N-2-fixing cyanobacterium Anabaena doliolum with special reference to co-/multiple tolerance. Biometals 11:55-61

Obinger C, Regelsberger G, Strasser G, Burner U, Peschek GA (1997). Purification and characterization of a homodimeric catalase-peroxidase from the cyanobacterium Anacystis nidulans. Biochem Biophys Res Commun 235:545-552

Pandey PK, Singh SP, Bisen PS (1997). Cu-2+ efflux and its regulation in Cu-resistant (Cu-r) cyanobacterium Nostoc calcicola BREB. J Basic Microbiol 37:355-360

Pawlik Skowronska B, Kaczorowska R, Skowronski T (1997). The impact of inorganic tin on the planktonic cyanobacterium Synechocystis aquatilis: The effect of pH and humic acid. Environmental Pollution 97:65-69

Ren L, Shi D, Dai J, Ru B (1998). Expression of the mouse metallothionein-I gene conferring cadmium resistance in a transgenic cyanobacterium. FEMS Microbiol Lett 158:127-132

Scanlan DJ, Silman NJ, Donald KM, Wilson WH, Carr NG, Joint I, Mann NH (1997). An immunological approach to detect phosphate stress in populations and single cells of photosynthetic picoplankton. Appl Environ Microbiol 63:2411-2420

Shabana EF, El-Attar SA (1995). Influence of clay minerals on selenium toxicity to algae. Egypt J Microbiol 30:275-286

Sidoruk KV, Shakhnabatyan LG, Belavina NV, Ernst A, Stal L, Gallon J, Shestakov SV (1996). Mutants of unicellular cyanobacteria resistant to inhibitors inducing oxidative stress. Vestnik Moskovskogo Universiteta Seriya XVI Biologiya:43-49 (Russian)

Singh S, Singh AK, Chakravarthy D, Singh TPK, Singh HN (1997). Characteristics of a caesium-resistant (Cs+-R) mutant of the N-2-fixing cyanobacterium Nostoc muscorum: Dependence on Cs+ or Rb+ for normal diazotrophy and osmotolerance. New Phytol 136:223-229

Swift DT, Forciniti D (1997). Accumulation of lead by Anabaena cylindrica: Mathematical modeling and an energy dispersive X-ray study. Biotechnology & Bioengineering 55:408-418

Wilhelm SW (1995). Ecology of iron-limited cyanobacteria: A review of physiological responses and implications for aquatic systems. Aquatic Microb Ecol 9:295-303

Zhou ZG, Liu ZL (1997). Effects of selenium on lipid peroxidation in Spirulina maxima. Botanica Marina 40:107-112

Zhou ZG, Liu ZL, Liu XX (1997). Study on the isolation, purification and antioxidation properties of polysaccharides from Spirulina maxima. Acta Bot Sinica 39:77-81 (Chinese)

Circadian rhythm

Aoki S, Kondo T, Wada H, Ishiura M (1997). Circadian rhythm of the cyanobacterium Synechocystis sp. strain PCC 6803 in the dark. J Bacteriol 179:5751-5755

Chen YB, Zehr JP, Mellon M (1996). Growth and nitrogen fixation of the diazotrophic filamentous nonheterocystous cyanobacterium Trichodesmium sp. IMS 101 in defined media: Evidence for a circadian rhythm. J Phycol 32:916-923

Colon Lopez MS, Sherman DM, Sherman LA (1997). Transcriptional and translational regulation of nitrogenase in light-dark-and continuous-light-grown cultures of the unicellular cyanobacterium Cyanothece sp. strain ATCC 51142. J Bacteriol 179:4319-4327

Golden SS, Ishiura M, Johnson CH, Kondo T (1997). Cyanobacterial circadian rhythms. Annu Rev Plant Physiol Plant Mol Biol 48:327-354

Kondo T, Mori T, Lebedeva NV, Aoki S, Ishiura M, Golden SS (1997). Circadian rhythms in rapidly dividing cyanobacteria. Science (Washington D C) 275:224-227

Kutsuna S, Kondo T, Aoki S, Ishiura M (1998). A period-extender gene, pex, that extends the period of the circadian clock in the cyanobacterium Synechococcus sp. strain PCC 7942. J Bacteriol 180:2167-2174

Lloyd D (1998). Circadian and ultradian clock-controlled rhythms in unicellular microorganisms. Advances in Microbial Physiology 39:291-338

Meunier PC, Colon-Lopez MS, Sherman LA (1997). Temporal changes in state transitions and photosystem organization in the unicellular, diazotrophic cyanobacterium Cyanothece sp. ATCC 51142. Plant Physiology (Rockville) 115:991-1000

Ördög V, Pulz O (1996). Diurnal changes of cytokinin-like activity in a strain of Arthronema africanum (Cyanobacteria) determined by bioassays. Archiv Fuer Hydrobiologie Supplementband 116:57-67

Sato M, Shibato J, Aida T, Asayama M, Shirai M (1996). Light-responsive and rhythmic gene expression of psbA2 in cyanobacterium Microcystis aeruginosa K-81. J Gen Appl Microbiol 42:381-391

Schneegurt MA, Sherman DM, Sherman LA (1997). Growth, physiology, and ultrastructure of a diazotrophic cyanobacterium, Cyanothece sp. strain ATCC 51142, in mixotrophic and chemoheterotrophic cultures. J Phycol 33:632-642

Nitrogen metabolism

Agrawal SB (1996). Effect of enhanced ultraviolet-B radiation on growth, pigmentation, nitrogen metabolism and polyamine contents in a cyanobacterium Nostoc muscorum. Biotronics 25:1-9

Aichi M, Omata T (1997). Involvement of NtcB, a LysR family transcription factor, in nitrite activation of the nitrate assimilation operon in the cyanobacterium Synechococcus sp. strain PCC 7942. J Bacteriol 179:4671-4675

Bono H, Ogata H, Goto S, Kanehisa M (1998). Reconstruction of amino acid biosynthesis pathways from the complete genome sequence. Genome Research 8:203-210

Bradley RL, Reddy KJ (1997). Cloning, sequencing, and regulation of the global nitrogen regulator gene ntcA in the unicellular diazotrophic cyanobacterium Cyanothece sp. strain BH68K. J Bacteriol 179:4407-4410

Cai Y, Wolk CP (1997). Nitrogen deprivation of Anabaena sp. strain PCC 7120 elicits rapid activation of a gene cluster that is essential for uptake and utilization of nitrate. J Bacteriol 179:258-266

Colman B, Norman EG (1997). Serine synthesis in cyanobacteria by a nonphotorespiratory pathway. Physiol Plant 100:133-136

Forchhammer K, Hedler A (1997). Phosphoprotein PII from cyanobacteria--analysis of functional conservation with the PII signal-transduction protein from Escherichia coli. Eur J Biochem 244:869-875

Frias JE, Flores E, Herrero A (1997). Nitrate assimilation gene cluster from the heterocyst-forming cyanobacterium Anabaena sp. strain PCC 7120. J Bacteriol 179:477-486

Garcia-Dominguez M, Florencio FJ (1997). Nitrogen availability and electron transport control the expression of glnB gene (encoding PII protein) in the cyanobacterium Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803. Plant Molec Biol 35:723-734

Garcia-Dominguez M, Reyes JC, Florencio FJ (1997). Purification and characterization of a new type of glutamine synthetase from cyanobacteria. Eur J Biochem 244:258-264

Gour RK, Singh S, Pandey PK, Bisen PS (1997). UV-B and heat shock-induced changes in the wild type and UV-B heat shock-tolerant (UV-HS+) strain of the unicellular cyanobacterium Anacystis nidulans. J Basic Microbiol 37:259-267

Harano Y, Suzuki I, Maeda S, Kaneko T, Tabata S, Omata T (1997). Identification and nitrogen regulation of the cyanase gene from the cyanobacteria Synechocystis sp. strain PCC 6803 and Synechococcus sp. strain PCC 7942. J Bacteriol 179:5744-5750

Irmler A, Sanner S, Dierks H, Forchhammer K (1997). Dephosphorylation of the phosphoprotein P(II) in Synechococcus PCC 7942: identification of an ATP and 2-oxoglutarate-regulated phosphatase activity. Mol Microbiol 26:81-90

Jansson E (1997) Ornithine cycle in the cyanobacterium Nostoc PCC 73102. Ph.D. Dissertation, Uppsala University.

Kasahara M, Ohmori M (1997). Carbamoyl phosphate synthetase of the cyanobacterium Anabaena cylindrica. Plant Cell Physiol 38:734-739

Kittakoop P, Gallon JR, Brown EG (1997). Interference of excess CO-2 in assays of arginine and ornithine decarboxylases of cyanobacteria Anabaena flos-aquae IC-1. J Mar Biotechnol 5:90-94

Kobayashi M, Rodriguez R, Lara C, Omata T (1997). Involvement of the C-terminal domain of an ATP-binding subunit in the regulation of the ABC-type nitrate/nitrite transporter of the cyanobacterium Synechococcus sp. strain PCC 7942. J Biol Chem 272:27197-27201

Kramer JG, Wyman M, Zehr JP, Capone DG (1996). Diel variability in transcription of the structural gene for glutamine synthetase (glnA) in natural populations of the marine diazotrophic cyanobacterium Trichodesmium thiebautii. FEMS Microbiol Ecol 21:187-196

Kudo I, Harrison PJ (1997). Effect of iron nutrition on the marine cyanobacterium Synechococcus grown on different N sources and irradiances. J Phycol 33:232-240

Lin JT, Stewart V (1998). Nitrate assimilation by bacteria. Advances in Microbial Physiology 39:1-30,379

Lindell D, Padan E, Post AF (1998). Regulation of ntcA expression and nitrite uptake in the marine Synechococcus sp. strain WH 7803. J Bacteriol 180:1878-1886

Maeda S, Omata T (1997). Substrate-binding lipoprotein of the cyanobacterium Synechococcus sp. strain PCC 7942 involved in the transport of nitrate and nitrite. J Biol Chem 272:3036-3041

Martin G, Haehnel W, Böger P (1997). Oxidative inactivation of glutamine synthetase from the cyanobacterium Anabaena variabilis. J Bacteriol 179:730-734

Mishra AK (1997). Regulation of cellular constituents, heterocyst development, photosynthetic O-2-evolution and enzyme activities of Anabaena sp. PCC 7120 by nitrogen sources. Cytobios 89:173-182

Montesinos ML, Herrero A, Flores E (1997). Amino acid transport in taxonomically diverse cyanobacteria and identification of two genes encoding elements of a neutral amino acid permease putatively involved in recapture of leaked hydrophobic amino acids. J Bacteriol 179:853-862

Perozich J, Hempel J, Morris SM Jr (1998). Roles of conserved residues in the arginase family. Biochim Biophys Acta 1382:23-37

Ramasubramanian TS, Wei TF, Oldham AK, Golden JW (1996). Transcription of the Anabaena sp. strain PCC 7120 ntcA gene: multiple transcripts and NtcA binding. J Bacteriol 178:922-926

Reyes JC, Muro-Pastor MI, Florencio FJ (1997). Transcription of glutamine synthetase genes (glnA and glnN) from the cyanobacterium Synechocystis sp. strain PCC 6803 is differently regulated in response to nitrogen availability. J Bacteriol 179:2678-2689

Rubio LM, Flores E, Herrero A (1998). The narA locus of Synechococcus sp. strain PCC 7942 consists of a cluster of molybdopterin biosynthesis genes. J Bacteriol 180:1200-1206

Selyakh IO, Semenova LR, Karpova OV, Romanova NI, Gusev MV (1996). Morphological characterization of cyanobacterial mutants resistant to amino acid analogs. Mikrobiol 65:505-511 (Russian)

Singh BB, Pandey PK, Singh S, Bisen PS (1996). Regulation of nitrate uptake and nitrite efflux in the cyanobacterium Nostoc MAC. J Basic Microbiol 36:433-438

Srivastava R, Amla DV (1997). Glutamine synthetase from N2-fixing cyanobacterium Nostoc muscorum--purification, biochemical and immunological characteristics. Ind J Exp Biol 35:1098-1107

Srivastava R, Amla DV (1997). Glutamine synthetase from N-2-fixing cyanobacterium Nostoc muscorum: Purification, biochemical and immunological characteristics. Ind J Exp Biol 35:1098-1107

Tiwari DN, Singh AP (1997). Physiological characterization of transposon-generated methionine sulfoximine and ethylenediamine resistant mutants of Anabaena sp. PCC 7120. J Plant Physiol 150:9-15

Troshina O, Jansson E, Lindblad P (1997). Ornithine cycle in Nostoc PCC 73102: Presence of an in vitro functional argininosuccinate lyase. FEMS Microbiol Lett 152:75-81

Zinovieva M, Fresneau C, Arrio B (1997). Nitrogen source-dependent expression of a 126 kDa protein in the plasma membrane of the cyanobacterium Synechococcus PCC 7942. FEBS Letters 416:179-182

Nitrogen fixation

Attridge EM, Rowell P (1997). Growth, heterocyst differentiation and nitrogenase activity in the cyanobacteria Anabaena variabilis and Anabaena cylindrica in response to molybdenum and vanadium. New Phytol 135:517-526

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Bekasova OD (1997). Nitrogen fixing system of vegetative cells of Nostoc muscorum: Phycobilisome as a structural matrix for a nitrogenase and a soluble hydrogenase. Izvestiya Akademii Nauk Seriya Biologicheskaya (Moscow):158-166 (Russian)

Dhar DW, Ummat J (1997). Influence of nitrogen and glutamine on nitrogenase activity in Anabaena azollae and Anabaena variabilis. Indian Journal of Plant Physiology 2:45-48

Fredriksson C, Bergman B (1997). Ultrastructural characterisation of cells specialised for nitrogen fixation in a non-heterocystous cyanobacterium, Trichodesmium spp. Protoplasma 197:76-85

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Masepohl B, Schölisch K, Gorlitz K, Kutzki C, Böhme H (1997). The heterocyst-specific fdxH gene product of the cyanobacterium Anabaena sp. PCC 7120 is important but not essential for nitrogen fixation. Mol Gen Genet 253:770-776

Sroga GE (1997). Regulation of nitrogen fixation by different nitrogen sources in the filamentous non-heterocystous cyanobacterium Microcoleus sp. FEMS Microbiol Lett 153:11-15

Steppe TF, Olson JB, Paerl HW, Litaker RW, Belnap J (1996). Consortial N-2 fixation: A strategy for meeting nitrogen requirements of marine and terrestrial cyanobacterial mats. FEMS Microbiol Ecol 21:149-156

Stricker O, Masepohl B, Klipp W, Bohme H (1997). Identification and characterization of the nifV-nifZ-nifT gene region from the filamentous cyanobacterium Anabaena sp. strain PCC 7120. J Bacteriol 179:2930-2937

Thiel T, Lyons EM, Erker JC (1997). Characterization of genes for a second Mo-dependent nitrogenase in the cyanobacterium Anabaena variabilis. J Bacteriol 179:5222-5225

Zehr JP, Harris D, Dominic B, Salerno J (1997). Structural analysis of the Trichodesmium nitrogenase iron protein: implications for aerobic nitrogen fixation activity. FEMS Microbiol Lett 153:303-309

Zuckermann H, Staal M, Stal LJ, Reuss J, Te Lintel Hekkert S, Harren F, Parker D (1997). On-line monitoring of nitrogenase activity in cyanobacteria by sensitive laser photoacoustic detection of ethylene. Appl Environ Microbiol 63:4243-4251

Heterocyst/akinete differentiation

Bauer CC, Ramaswamy KS, Endley S, Scappino LA, Golden JW, Haselkorn R (1997). Suppression of heterocyst differentiation in Anabaena PCC 7120 by a cosmid carrying wild-type genes encoding enzymes for fatty acid synthesis. FEMS Microbiol Lett 151:23-30

Cai Y, Wolk CP (1997). Anabaena sp. strain PCC 7120 responds to nitrogen deprivation with a cascade-like sequence of transcriptional activations. J Bacteriol 179:267-271

Campbell EL, Cohen MF, Meeks JC (1997). A polyketide-synthase-like gene is involved in the synthesis of heterocyst glycolipids in Nostoc punctiforme strain ATCC 29133. Arch Microbiol 167:251-258

Hochman A (1997). Programmed cell death in prokaryotes. Critical Reviews in Microbiology 23:207-214

Khudyakov I, Wolk CP (1997). hetC, a gene coding for a protein similar to bacterial ABC protein exporters, is involved in early regulation of heterocyst differentiation in Anabaena sp. strain PCC 7120. J Bacteriol 179:6971-6978

Li R, Watanabe M, Watanabe MM (1997). Akinete formation in planktonic Anabaena spp. (Cyanobacteria) by treatment with low temperature. J Phycol 33:576-584

Ramaswamy KS, Carrasco CD, Fatma T, Golden JW (1997). Cell-type specificity of the Anabaena fdxN-element rearrangement requires xisH and xisI. Mol Microbiol 23:1241-1249

Sato N, Wada A (1996). Disruption analysis of the gene for a cold-regulated RNA-binding protein, rbpA1, in Anabaena: cold-induced initiation of the heterocyst differentiation pathway. Plant Cell Physiol 37:1150-1160

Van Dok W, Hart BT (1997). Akinete germination in Anabaena circinalis (Cyanophyta). J Phycol 33:12-17

Xu X, Khudyakov I, Wolk CP (1997). Lipopolysaccharide dependence of cyanophage sensitivity and aerobic nitrogen fixation in Anabaena sp. strain PCC 7120. J Bacteriol 179:2884-2891

Hydrogen metabolism

Aoyama K, Uemura I, Miyake J, Asada Y (1997). Fermentative metabolism to produce hydrogen gas and organic compounds in a cyanobacterium, Spirulina platensis. J Ferment Bioeng 83:17-20

Appel J, Schulz R (1996). Sequence analysis of an operon of a NAD(P)-reducing nickel hydrogenase from the cyanobacterium Synechocystis sp. PCC 6803 gives additional evidence for direct coupling of the enzyme to NAD(P)H-dehydrogenase (complex I). Biochim Biophys Acta 1298:141-147

Chen HCZCSMX (1997). Purification and properties of hydrogenase from Spirulina platensis. Acta Hydrobiol Sinica 21:123-130 (Chinese)

Lichtl RR, Bazin MJ, Hall DO (1997). The biotechnology of hydrogen production by Nostoc flagelliforme grown under chemostat conditions. Appl Microbiol Biotechnol 47:701-707

Luo YH, Mitsui A (1996). Sulfide as electron source for H-2-photoproduction in the cyanobacterium Synechococcus sp., strain Miami BG 043511, under stress conditions. Journal of Photochemistry & Photobiology B - Biology 35:203-207

Markov SA, Bazin MJ, Hall DO (1996). Efficiency of light energy conversion in hydrogen production by cyanobacterium Anabaena variabilis. J Mar Biotechnol 4:57-60

Markov SA, Weaver PF, Seibert M (1997). Spiral tubular bioreactors for hydrogen production by photosynthetic microorganisms: Design and operation. Appl Biochem Biotechnol 63-65:577-584

Miyake M, Asada Y (1997). Direct electroporation of clostridial hydrogenase into cyanobacterial cells. Biotechnology Techniques 11:787-790

Prabaharan D, Subramanian G (1996). Oxygen-free hydrogen production by the marine cyanobacterium Phormidium valderianum BDU 20041. Bioresource Technol 57:111-116

Rao KK, Hall DO (1996). Hydrogen production by cyanobacteria: Potential, problems and prospects. J Mar Biotechnol 4:10-15

Schulz R (1996). Hydrogenases and hydrogen production in eukaryotic organisms and cyanobacteria. J Mar Biotechnol 4:16-22

Sveshnikov DA, Sveshnikova NV, Rao KK, Hall DO (1997). Hydrogen metabolism of mutant forms of Anabaena variabilis in continuous cultures and under nutritional stress. FEMS Microbiol Lett 147:297-301

Tamagnini P, Troshina O, Oxelfelt F, Salema R, Lindblad P (1997). Hydrogenases in Nostoc sp. strain PCC 73102, a strain lacking a bidirectional enzyme. Appl Environ Microbiol 63:1801-1807

Carbon metabolism

Baldi F, Minacci A, Saliot A, Mejanelle L, Mozetic P, Turk V, Malej A (1997). Cell lysis and release of particulate polysaccharides in extensive marine mucilage assessed by lipid biomarkers and molecular probes. Marine Ecology-Progress Series 153:45-57

Bedu S, Joset F (1997). HatA and HatR, implicated in the regulation of inorganic carbon uptake process in Synechocystis PCC6803, may contain WD domains. Mol Microbiol 24:230

Checa SK, Viale AM (1997). The 70-kDa heat-shock protein/DnaK chaperone system is required for the productive folding of ribulose-biphosphate carboxylase subunits in Escherichia coli. Eur J Biochem 248:848-855

Dagnall BH, Saier MH Jr (1997). HatA and HatR, implicated in the uptake of inorganic carbon in Synechocystis PCC6803, contain WD40 domains. Mol Microbiol 24:229-230

Falkowski PG (1997). Photosynthesis: The paradox of carbon dioxide efflux. Current Biology 7:R637-R639

Flachmann R, Zhu G, Jensen RG, Bohnert HJ (1997). Mutations in the small subunit of ribulose-1,5-bisphosphate carboxylase/oxygenase increase the formation of the misfire product xylulose-1,5-bisphosphate. Plant Physiology (Rockville) 114:131-136

Forni C, Telo FR, Grilli Caiola M (1997). Comparative analysis of the polysaccharides produced by different species of Microcystis (Chroococcales, Cyanophyta). Phycol 36:181-185

Gloaguen V, Plancke Y, Strecker G, Vebret L, Hoffmann L, Morvan H (1997). Structural characterization of three aldobiuronic acids derived from the capsular polysaccharide produced by the thermophilic cyanobacterium Mastigocladus laminosus. International Journal of Biological Macromolecules 21:73-79

Hassidim M, Keren N, Ohad I, Reinhold L, Kaplan A (1997). Acclimation of Synechococcus strain WH7803 to ambient CO-2 concentration and to elevated light intensity. J Phycol 33:811-817

Kostov RV, Small CL, McFadden BA (1997). Mutations in a sequence near the N-terminus of the small subunit alter the CO-2/O-2 specificity factor for ribulose bisphosphate carboxylase/oxygenase. Photosyn Res 54:127-134

Li LA, Tabita FR (1997). Maximum activity of recombinant ribulose 1,5-bisphosphate carboxylase/oxygenase of Anabaena sp. strain CA requires the product of the rbcX gene. J Bacteriol 179:3793-3796

Li Q, Canvin DT (1997). Oxygen photoreduction and its effect on CO-2 accumulation and assimilation in air-grown cells of Synechococcus UTEX 625. Can J Bot 75:274-283

Marcus Y (1997). Distribution of inorganic carbon among its component species in cyanobacteria: Do cyanobacteria in fact actively accumulate inorganic carbon? J Theor Biol 185:31-45

Martinez I, Orus MI, Marco E (1997). Carboxysome structure and function in a mutant of Synechococcus that requires high levels of CO-2 for growth. Plant Physiology and Biochemistry (Paris) 35:137-146

McGinn PJ, Coleman JR, Canvin DT (1997). Influx and efflux of inorganic carbon during steady-state photosynthesis of air-grown Anabaena variabilis. Can J Bot 75:1913-1926

Melfi D, Balestreri E, Felicioli R, Fiorentini R, Tomaselli L (1997). Structural and functional characteristics of ribulose-1,5-bisphosphate carboxylase from Spirulina platensis. Lebensmittel-Wissenschaft & Technologie 30:616-619

Miller AG, Espie GS, Bruce D (1996). Characterization of the non-photochemical quenching of chlorophyll fluorescence that occurs during the active accumulation of inorganic carbon in the cyanobacterium Synechococcus PCC 7942. Photosyn Res 49:251-262

Miller AG, Salon C, Espie GS, Canvin DT (1997). Measurement of the amount and isotopic composition of the CO-2 released from the cyanobacterium Synechococcus UTEX 625 after rapid quenching of the active CO-2 transport system. Can J Bot 75:981-997

Morell MK, Wilkin JM, Kane HJ, Andrews TJ (1997). Side reactions catalyzed by ribulose-bisphosphate carboxylase in the presence and absence of small subunits. J Biol Chem 272:5445-5451

Morvan H, Gloaguen V, Vebret L, Joset F, Hoffmann L (1997). Structure-function investigations on capsular polymers as a necessary step for new biotechnological applications: The case of the cyanobacterium Mastigocladus laminosus. Plant Physiology and Biochemistry (Paris) 35:671-683

Ou Y, Liu ZL (1997). Several factors influencing exopolysaccharide contents of Aphanothece halophytica. Journal of Plant Resources & Environment 6:58-60 (Chinese)

Paul JH (1996). Carbon cycling: Molecular regulation of photosynthetic carbon fixation. Microb Ecol 32:231-245

Porchia AC, Salerno GL (1996). Sucrose biosynthesis in a prokaryotic organism: Presence of two sucrose-phosphate synthases in Anabaena with remarkable differences compared with the plant enzymes. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 93:13600-13604

Ramage RT, Read BA, Tabita FR (1998). Alteration of the alpha helix region of cyanobacterial ribulose 1,5-bisphosphate carboxylase/oxygenase to reflect sequences found in high substrate specificity enzymes. Arch Biochem Biophys 349:81-88

Raven JA (1997). Putting the C in phycology. Eur J Phycol 32:319-333

Raychaudhuri A, Hait NC, Dasgupta S, Bhaduri TJ, Deb R, Majumder AL (1997). L-myo-inositol 1-phosphate synthase from plant sources. Characteristics of the chloroplastic and cytosolic enzymes. Plant Physiology (Rockville) 115:727-736

Ritchie RJ, Nadolny C, Larkum AWD (1996). Driving forces for bicarbonate transport in the cyanobacterium Synechococcus R-2 (PCC 7942). Plant Physiology (Rockville) 112:1573-1584

Romanova AK, Zhen-Qi-Cheng Z, McFadden BA (1997). Activity and carboxylation specificity factor of mutant ribulose 1,5-bisphosphate carboxylase/oxygenase from Anacystis nidulans. Biochem Mol Biol Internatl 42:299-307

Ronen-Tarazi M, Shinder V, Kaplan A (1998). A mutant of Synechococcus PCC 7942 impaired in HCO3- uptake. FEMS Microbiol Lett 159:317-324

Salon C, Canvin DT (1997). HCO-3- efflux and the regulation of the intracellular C-i pool size in Synechococcus UTEX 625. Can J Bot 75:290-300

Satoh R, Himeno M, Wadano A (1997). Carboxysomal diffusion resistance to ribulose 1,5-bisphosphate and 3-phosphoglycerate in the cyanobacterium Synechococcus PCC7942. Plant Cell Physiol 38:769-775

Schneegurt MA, Sherman DM, Sherman LA (1997). Composition of the carbohydrate granules of the cyanobacterium, Cyanothece sp. strain ATCC 51142. Arch Microbiol 167:89-98

Sheng J, Preiss J (1997). Arginine294 is essential for the inhibition of Anabaena PCC 7120 ADP-glucose pyrophosphorylase by phosphate. Biochem 36:13077-13084

Skleryk RS, Tyrrell PN, Espie GS (1997). Photosynthesis and inorganic carbon acquisition in the cyanobacterium Chlorogloeopsis sp. ATCC 27193. Physiol Plant 99:81-88

Soltes Rak E, Mulligan ME, Coleman JR (1997). Identification and characterization of a gene encoding a vertebrate-type carbonic anhydrase in cyanobacteria. J Bacteriol 179:769-774

Stemler AJ (1997). The case for chloroplast thylakoid carbonic anhydrase. Physiol Plant 99:348-353

Sueltemeyer D, Klughammer B, Badger MR, Price GD (1998). Fast induction of high-affinity HCO-3-transport in cyanobacteria. Plant Physiology (Rockville) 116:183-192

Sueltemeyer D, Price GD, Bryant DA, Badger MR (1997). PsaE- and NdhF-mediated electron transport affect bicarbonate transport rather than carbon dioxide uptake in the cyanobacterium Synechococcus sp. PCC7002. Planta (Heidelberg) 201:36-42

Sultemeyer D, Klughammer B, Ludwig M, Badger MR, Price GD (1997). Random insertional mutagenesis used in the generation of mutants of the marine cyanobacterium Synechococcus sp. strain PCC7002 with an impaired CO-2 concentrating mechanism. Austral J Plant Physiol 24:317-327

Tchernov D, Hassidim M, Luz B, Sukenik A, Reinhold L, Kaplan A (1997). Sustained net CO-2 evolution during photosynthesis by marine microorganisms. Current Biology 7:723-728

Watson GMF, Tabita FR (1996). Regulation, unique gene organization, and unusual primary structure of carbon fixation genes from a marine phycoerythrin-containing cyanobacterium. Plant Molec Biol 32:1103-1115

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Zulpa De Caire GZ, Storni De Cano MS, Zaccaro De Mule MC, Palma RM, Colombo K (1997). Exopolysaccharide of Nostoc muscorum (Cyanobacteria) in the aggregation of soil particles. J Appl Phycol 9:249-253