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Phenylobacterium immobile gen. nov., sp. nov., a Gram-Negative Bacterium That Degrades the Herbicide Chloridazon
Bacteria which utilize the xenobiotic compounds chloridazon, antipyrin, and pyramidon as sole carbon sources were isolated from various soil samples. The 22 strains isolated are similar with respectExpand
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Bacterial dehalogenases: biochemistry, genetics, and biotechnological applications.
This review is a survey of bacterial dehalogenases that catalyze the cleavage of halogen substituents from haloaromatics, haloalkanes, haloalcohols, and haloalkanoic acids. Concerning the enzymaticExpand
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The metabolism of caffeine by a Pseudomonas putida strain.
1) A bacterium capable of growing aerobically with caffeine (1,3,7-trimethylxanthine) as sole source of carbon and nitrogen was isolated from soil. The morphological and physiological characteristicsExpand
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Quinaldine 4-oxidase from Arthrobacter sp. Rü61a, a versatile procaryotic molybdenum-containing hydroxylase active towards N-containing heterocyclic compounds and aromatic aldehydes.
Quinaldine 4-oxidase from Arthrobacter sp. Rü61a, an inducible molybdenum-containing hydroxylase, was purified to homogeneity by an optimized five-step procedure. Molecular oxygen is proposed asExpand
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Microbial metabolism of quinoline and related compounds. II. Degradation of quinoline by Pseudomonas fluorescens 3, Pseudomonas putida 86 and Rhodococcus spec. B1.
Quinoline catabolism was investigated with different bacterial strains, able to use quinoline as sole source of carbon, nitrogen and energy. Some degradation products of quinoline were isolated fromExpand
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2-Haloacid dehalogenase from a 4-chlorobenzoate-degrading Pseudomonas spec. CBS 3.
Pseudomonas spec. CBS 3 contains a 2-haloacid dehalogenase induced by chloroacetate. The enzyme was purified about 25-fold to electrophoretic homogeneity by ammonium sulfate fractionation,Expand
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Degradation of 2,4,6-trichlorophenol by Azotobacter sp. strain GP1.
A bacterium which utilizes 2,4,6-trichlorophenol (TCP) as a sole source of carbon and energy was isolated from soil. The bacterium, designated strain GP1, was identified as an Azotobacter sp. TCP wasExpand
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Flavonol 2,4-dioxygenase from Aspergillus niger DSM 821, a type 2 CuII-containing glycoprotein.
Flavonol 2,4-dioxygenase, which catalyzes the cleavage of quercetin to carbon monoxide and 2-protocatechuoyl-phloroglucinol carboxylic acid, was purified from culture filtrate of Aspergillus nigerExpand
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Cloning, nucleotide sequence, and expression of the plasmid-encoded genes for the two-component 2-halobenzoate 1,2-dioxygenase from Pseudomonas cepacia 2CBS.
The two-component nonheme iron dioxygenase system 2-halobenzoate 1,2-dioxygenase from Pseudomonas cepacia 2CBS catalyzes the double hydroxylation of 2-halobenzoates with concomitant release ofExpand
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Degradation of 2-chlorobenzoate by Pseudomonas cepacia 2CBS.
A bacterium was isolated from water by enrichment on 2-chlorobenzoate as sole source of carbon and energy. Based on morphological and physiological properties, this microorganism was assigned to theExpand
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