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Annual variation of Microcystis genotypes and their potential toxicity in water and sediment from a eutrophic reservoir.
The relative genetic diversity of microcystin-producing Microcystis in the water and sediment of the Daechung Reservoir, Korea, was investigated over an entire year, including the cyanobacterialExpand
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Pedobacter daechungensis sp. nov., from freshwater lake sediment in South Korea.
A novel bacterial strain, designated Dae 13T, was isolated from sediment from a freshwater lake in Daejeon, South Korea, and was characterized taxonomically by using a polyphasic approach. TheExpand
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Identification and Characterization of a Mucilaginibacter sp. Strain QM49 β-Glucosidase and Its Use in the Production of the Pharmaceutically Active Minor Ginsenosides (S)-Rh1 and (S)-Rg2
ABSTRACT Here, we isolated and characterized a new ginsenoside-transforming β-glucosidase (BglQM) from Mucilaginibacter sp. strain QM49 that shows biotransformation activity for various majorExpand
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Pedobacter composti sp. nov., isolated from compost.
A Gram-negative, aerobic, rod-shaped, non-motile, non-spore-forming bacterial strain, designated TR6-06(T), was isolated from a compost sample in South Korea and characterized taxonomically by usingExpand
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Crystal structure of Dps-1, a functionally distinct Dps protein from Deinococcus radiodurans.
DNA protection during starvation (Dps) proteins play an important role in protecting cellular macromolecules from damage by reactive oxygen species (ROS). Unlike most orthologs that protect DNA by aExpand
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Identification and Characterization of a Novel Terrabacter ginsenosidimutans sp. nov. β-Glucosidase That Transforms Ginsenoside Rb1 into the Rare Gypenosides XVII and LXXV
ABSTRACT A new β-glucosidase from a novel strain of Terrabacter ginsenosidimutans (Gsoil 3082T) obtained from the soil of a ginseng farm was characterized, and the gene, bgpA (1,947 bp), was clonedExpand
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A novel denitrifying bacterial isolate that degrades trimethylamine both aerobically and anaerobically via two different pathways
Abstract. The aerobic and anaerobic degradation of trimethylamine by a newly isolated denitrifying bacterium from an enrichment culture with trimethylamine inoculated with activated sludge wasExpand
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Bioconversion of ginsenosides Rb(1), Rb(2), Rc and Rd by novel β-glucosidase hydrolyzing outer 3-O glycoside from Sphingomonas sp. 2F2: cloning, expression, and enzyme characterization.
  • Liang Wang, Q. Liu, +6 authors W. Im
  • Chemistry, Medicine
  • Journal of biotechnology
  • 10 November 2011
A new β-glucosidase gene (bglSp) was cloned from the ginsenoside converting Sphingomonas sp. strain 2F2 isolated from the ginseng cultivating filed. The bglSp consisted of 1344 bp (447 amino acidExpand
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Rhodanobacter panaciterrae sp. nov., a bacterium with ginsenoside-converting activity isolated from soil of a ginseng field.
A novel gammaproteobacterium, designated LnR5-47(T), was isolated from soil of a ginseng field in Liaoning province, China. The isolate was a Gram-negative, aerobic, non-motile, non-spore-formingExpand
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Glaciihabitans tibetensis gen. nov., sp. nov., a psychrotolerant bacterium of the family Microbacteriaceae, isolated from glacier ice water.
A Gram-stain-positive, aerobic, non-spore-forming, short-rod-shaped bacterium, designated strain MP203(T), was isolated from ice water of Midui Glacier in Tibet Autonomous Region, China. The strainExpand
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