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Global Analysis of H3K4 Methylation Defines MLL Family Member Targets and Points to a Role for MLL1-Mediated H3K4 Methylation in the Regulation of Transcriptional Initiation by RNA Polymerase II
ABSTRACT A common landmark of activated genes is the presence of trimethylation on lysine 4 of histone H3 (H3K4) at promoter regions. Set1/COMPASS was the founding member and is the only H3K4Expand
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Haloterrigena saccharevitans sp. nov., an extremely halophilic archaeon from Xin-Jiang, China.
A novel extremely halophilic strain, isolated from Aibi salt lake, Xin-Jiang, China, was subjected to polyphasic taxonomic characterization. This strain, designated AB14T, is neutrophilic, motile andExpand
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Identification and characterization of novel esterases from a deep-sea sediment metagenome
A deep-sea sediment metagenomic library was constructed and screened for lipolytic enzymes by activity-based approach. Nine novel lipolytic enzymes were identified, and the amino acid sequencesExpand
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Haloferax larsenii sp. nov., an extremely halophilic archaeon from a solar saltern.
Three strains of Gram-negative, aerobic, neutrophilic, extremely halophilic archaea, designated ZJ206(T), ZJ203 and ZJ204, were isolated from a solar saltern in Zhe-Jiang Province, China.Expand
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Purification, characterization, and application of a thermostable dextranase from Talaromyces pinophilus
Dextranase can hydrolyze dextran to low-molecular-weight polysaccharides, which have important medical applications. In the study, dextranase-producing strains were screened from various soilExpand
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Natrinema altunense sp. nov., an extremely halophilic archaeon isolated from a salt lake in Altun Mountain in Xinjiang, China.
A novel extremely halophilic strain, AJ2(T), was isolated from Ayakekum salt lake located in the Altun Mountain National Nature Reserve in Xinjiang, China. This isolate was neutrophilic, motile andExpand
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Ruegeria marina sp. nov., isolated from marine sediment.
  • Ying-yi Huo, X. Xu, +4 authors Min Wu
  • Biology, Medicine
  • International journal of systematic and…
  • 1 February 2011
A Gram-negative, neutrophilic and rod-shaped bacterium, strain ZH17(T), was isolated from a marine sediment of the East China Sea and subjected to a polyphasic taxonomic characterization. The isolateExpand
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Pseudoalteromonas lipolytica sp. nov., isolated from the Yangtze River estuary.
A strictly aerobic, Gram-negative, non-pigmented bacterial strain, designated LMEB 39(T), was isolated from a seawater sample collected from the Yangtze River estuary near the East China Sea and wasExpand
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Pelagibacterium halotolerans gen. nov., sp. nov. and Pelagibacterium luteolum sp. nov., novel members of the family Hyphomicrobiaceae.
Two Gram-negative, motile, aerobic bacterial strains, designated B2(T) and 1_C16_27(T), were respectively isolated from a seawater sample collected from the East China Sea and a semi-coke sample fromExpand
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Cloning, Expression, and Characterization of a New β-Agarase from Vibrio sp. Strain CN41
  • Li Liao, X. Xu, +7 authors Min Wu
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Applied and Environmental Microbiology
  • 5 August 2011
ABSTRACT A new agarase, AgaACN41, cloned from Vibrio sp. strain CN41, consists of 990 amino acids, with only 49% amino acid sequence identity with known β-agarases. AgaACN41 belongs to the GH50Expand
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