Olga A Egorova

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Two mutants of bacterial formate dehydrogenase from Pseudomonas sp.101 (EC, FDH)-C255S (FDH-S) and C255M (FDH-M), were obtained and its properties were studied. Both mutations provided the high resistance to inactivation by Hg2+. Slow inactivation of mutants by DTNB reveals the presence in FDH molecule of another essential cysteine residue. Specific(More)
NAD-dependent formate dehydrogenase was purified from a cell-free extract of methanol-consuming yeast Candida methylica, using chromatography on DEAE-cellulose and gel-filtration on Sephadex G-200. The enzyme is electrophoretically homogeneous, consists of two identical subunits with molecular weight of 46,000 and is active within the pH range of 6-9; the(More)
NAD-dependent formate dehydrogenase (EC, was isolated from the methanol-utilizing yeast Candida methylica. Two purification techniques for the enzyme from the crude yeast extract have been developed: a two-step procedure, involving a sequential application of DEAE-cellulose ion-exchange chromatography and Sephadex G-200 gel filtration, and a(More)
BACKGROUND It has been previously shown that study of susceptibility of nasopharyngeal isolates in healthy carriers can predict resistance in clinical isolates. The purpose of this multicenter study was to determine the carriage rate of Streptococcus pneumoniae in healthy children attending day-care centers in Moscow, Smolensk and Yartsevo, Russia, and in(More)
Resistance of Haemophilus influenzae from clinical isolates can be predicted on the basis of results of antimicrobial susceptibility of nasopharyngeal isolates. The carriage rate and the antimicrobial susceptibility of H. influenzae isolated in healthy children attending day-care centres in Moscow, Smolensk and Yartsevo was studied. The susceptibility of(More)
A rhodamine-derived alkyne shows turn-on fluorescence change only toward Au(I)/Au(III) species among various other metal species examined. A formyloxazole compound is formed as the major product in aqueous media, presumably via a vinylgold intermediate, which casts new mechanistic implications on vinylgold intermediates.
A chiral metallocorrole complex, oxo[5-(4-bromophenyl)-10-(pentafluorophenyl)-15-(2-thianaphthyl)corrolato]chromium(V) (7), was prepared and serves as the first example of an ABC-metallocorrole; meso substituents are of different electron-withdrawing capacity. An adaptation of a multistep protocol (D. T. Gryko) was made, followed by an aerobic oxidation(More)
The programme was aimed at audit of the parameters of antibacterial therapy for acute otitis media in adult outpatients in 8 cities of Russia (Smolensk, Volgograd, Ekaterinburg, Yaroslavl, Nizhny Novgorod, Tyumen, Ryazan, Vladivostok). The information sources were the case records. The data from the records were structurally fixed in specially designed(More)