Description

This volume presents methods related to the role of anaerobic dissimilatory cycles and sulfur metabolism.

Key Features

@introbul:Key Features @bul* Sulfate Transport * Dissimilatory Sulfate Metabolism * Dehydrogenases * Hydrogenases from sulfate-reducing bacteria * Electron carrier protein sulfate-reducing bacteria * Terminal reductases of sulfate-reducing bacteria molecular biology * Dissimilatory sulfur reduction * Oxidation of reduction compounds * Metabolism of polythinates * Special techniques

Readership

Biochemists, microbiologists, molecular biologists, pharmacologists, cell biologists, and industrial researcers.

Table of Contents

Sulfate Transport: H.Cypionka, Sulfate Transport. Dissimilatory Sulfate Reduction: A. Dehydrogenases: Hydrogenases from Sulfate-Reducing Bacteria: T.A. Hansen and C.M.H. Hensgens, NAD-Dependent Alcohol Dehydrogenase from Desulfovibrio gigas. T.A. Hansen, NAD(P)-Independent Lactate Dehydrogenase from Sulfate-Reducing Prokaryotes. J.J.G. Moura and B.A.S. Barata, Aldehyde Oxidoreductases and Other Molybdenum-Containing Enzymes. R. Cammack, V.M.F. Lopez, and E.C. Hatchikian, Nickel-Iron Hydrogenase. D.S. Patil, Nickel-Iron-Selenium Hydrogenase. L.L. Barton, The Pyruvic Acid Phosphoroclastic Reaction. B. Electron Carrier Proteins from Sulfate-Reducing Bacteria: T. Yagi, Monoheme Cytochromes. I.B. Coutinho and A.V. Xavier, Tetraheme Cytochromes. M. Bruschi, Cytochrome c3 (Mr 26,000) Isolated from Sulfate-Reducing Bacteria and Its Relationships to Other Polyhemic Cytochromes from Desulfovibrio. Y. Higuchi, T. Yagi, and G. Voordouw, Hexadecaheme Cytochrome c. J.J.G. Moura, A.L. Macedo, and P.N. Palma, Ferredoxins. J. Vervoort, D. Heering, S. Peelen, and W. van Berkel, Flavodoxins. L.C. Sieker, R.E. Stenkamp, and J.LeGall, Rubredoxin in the Crystalline State. I. Moura, P. Tavares, and N. Ravi, Characterization of Three Proteins Containing Multiple Iron Sites: Rubrerythrin, Desulfoferrodoxin and a Protein Containing a Six-Iron Cluster. C. Terminal Reductases of Sulfate-Reducing Bacteria: J. Lampreia, A.S. Pereira, and J.J.G. Moura, Adenylylsulfate Reductases from Sulfate-Reducing Bacteria.

Details

No. of pages:
682
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 1994
Published:
Imprint:
Academic Press
eBook ISBN:
9780080883564
Print ISBN:
9780121821449

About the serial-volume-editors

Harry Peck, Jr.

Affiliations and Expertise

Boyd Graduate Studies Research Center, The University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia, U.S.A.

Jean LeGall

Affiliations and Expertise

Boyd Graduate Studies Research Center, The University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia, U.S.A.

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