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Purification and characterization of the family J catalytic domain derived from the Clostridium thermocellum endoglucanase CelJ.
The Clostridium thermocellum endoglucanase CelJ contains two different catalytic domains in a polypeptide, i.e., a subfamily E1 catalytic domain and a family J catalytic domain [J. Bacteriol., 178,Expand
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Identification of Cariostatic Substances in the Cacao Bean Husk: Their Anti-glucosyltransferase and Antibacterial Activities
The cacao bean husk has been shown to possess two types of cariostatic substances, one showing anti-glucosyltransferase (GTF) activity and the other antibacterial activity, and to inhibitExpand
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A molecular phylogenetic study of the Pectinidae (Mollusca: Bivalvia) was carried out based on the amino acid sequences of mitochondrial cytochrome c oxidase subunit I (COI) in 17 species of thisExpand
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Fast atom bombardment and tandem mass spectrometry of N-carbamoylamino acids in urine from patients with urea cycle disorders
Abstract Seven synthetic carbamoylamino acids (CAA) as tert -butyldimethylsilyl (TBDMS) derivatives were examined by fast atom bombardment (FAB) mass spectrometry and FAB tandem mass spectrometryExpand
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Urinary Acid Profiles in Asymptomatic and Symptomatic Siblings with Propionyl CoA Carboxylase Deficiency
Urinary organic acid profiles of a 12 year-old asymptomatic boy and his 14-year-old symptomatic male sibling were studied by means of gas chromatography-mass spectrometry, and both were chemicallyExpand
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The Artificial Evolution of an Enzyme by Random Mutagenesis: The Development of Formaldehyde Dehydrogenase
A unique variant of glutathione independent formaldehyde dehydrogenase of Pseudomonas putida was obtained by random mutagenesis using the PCR-reaction. This YM042 mutant, S318G, was a cold-adaptedExpand
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A Water-Based Chitosan-Maleimide Precursor for Bioconjugation: An Example of a Rapid Pathway for an In Situ Injectable Adhesive Gel.
Chitosan conjugated with maleimide (CS-Mal) as a potential precursor for bioconjugation and the example of the application in in situ injectable adhesive gel is proposed. The homogeneous reaction inExpand
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Synthesis, oxygen activation, and DNA-cleaving property of a histidine-pyridine-histidine ligand
A novel metal-chelating system comprising a 4-dimethylaminopyridine and two histidine appendages was synthesized. The two histidines were introduced by different manners; one through an amide linkageExpand
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Crystal structure of di-µ-sulphur dioxide-pentakis(t-butyl isocyanide)-triangulo-tripalladium–dibenzene
A single-crystal X-ray analysis on the title compound revealed an interesting cluster structure involving SO2 bridging.
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PLA with high elongation induced by multi-branched poly(ethylene imine) (mPEI) containing poly(l-lactic acid) (PLLA) terminals
Abstract The present work demonstrates the function of multi-branched poly( l -lactide) based on polyethylenimine cores (mPEI-PLLA) as an additive to drastically enhance the elongation of PLA resin.Expand
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