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Distinct distribution pattern of abundance and diversity of aerobic anoxygenic phototrophic bacteria in the global ocean.
Aerobic anoxygenic phototrophic bacteria (AAPB) are an important bacterial group with capability of harvesting light energy, and appear to have a particular role in the ocean's carbon cycling. YetExpand
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Bacterial diversity in the snow over Tibetan Plateau Glaciers
Bacterial diversity and cell abundance in the snow of the four glaciers (Guoqu, Zadang, East Rongbuk and Palong No. 4) located in different climatic zones of the Tibetan Plateau were investigatedExpand
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Genome sequences of siphoviruses infecting marine Synechococcus unveil a diverse cyanophage group and extensive phage-host genetic exchanges.
Investigating the interactions between marine cyanobacteria and their viruses (phages) is important towards understanding the dynamic of ocean's primary productivity. Genome sequencing of marineExpand
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Drivers shaping the diversity and biogeography of total and active bacterial communities in the South China Sea
To test the hypothesis that different drivers shape the diversity and biogeography of the total and active bacterial community, we examined the bacterial community composition along two transects,Expand
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Contribution of major bacterial groups to bacterial biomass production along a salinity gradient in the South China Sea
Bacterial abundance and assimilation of 3 H-leucine were examined using a combination of microautoradiography and fluorescent in situ hybridization (Micro-FISH) to determine the bacterioplanktonExpand
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Dynamics of aerobic anoxygenic phototrophic bacteria in the East China Sea.
  • Y. Zhang, N. Jiao
  • Medicine, Biology
  • FEMS microbiology ecology
  • 1 September 2007
Aerobic anoxygenic phototrophic bacteria (AAPB) are a group of heterotrophic bacteria capable of photosynthesis. The dynamics of AAPB in the East China Sea, a typical marginal sea characterized byExpand
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Stakelama pacifica gen. nov., sp. nov., a new member of the family Sphingomonadaceae isolated from the Pacific Ocean.
A Gram reaction-negative, weakly motile, non-spore-forming, rod-shaped, aerobic bacterium designated strain JLT832(T) was isolated from surface water of the central Pacific Ocean and formed yellowExpand
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Genome sequences of two novel phages infecting marine roseobacters
Two bacteriophages, DSS3Φ2 and EE36Φ1, which infect marine roseobacters Silicibacter pomeroyi DSS-3 and Sulfitobacter sp. EE-36, respectively, were isolated from Baltimore Inner Harbor water. TheseExpand
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Gene transfer agent (GTA) genes reveal diverse and dynamic Roseobacter and Rhodobacter populations in the Chesapeake Bay
Within the bacterial class Alphaproteobacteria, the order Rhodobacterales contains the Roseobacter and Rhodobacter clades. Roseobacters are abundant and play important biogeochemical roles in marineExpand
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Ecological anomalies in the East China Sea: impacts of the Three Gorges Dam?
In this study, we examined possible impacts of the Yangtze River Three Gorges Dam (TGD), the world largest hydroelectric construction, on the adjacent marine ecosystem of the East China Sea (ECS)Expand
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