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Evaluation of a microplate DNA : DNA hybridization method compared with the initial renaturation method
Previously reported hybridization data, obtained with the initial renaturation method (De Ley et al. 1970), were compared with data obtained with a microplate DNA - DNA hybridization method (Ezaki etExpand
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Natrinema versiforme sp. nov., an extremely halophilic archaeon from Aibi salt lake, Xinjiang, China.
A novel extremely halophilic archaeon, strain XF10T, was isolated from a salt lake in China. This organism was neutrophilic, non-motile and pleomorphic, and was rod, coccus or irregularly shaped. ItExpand
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Natronobacterium nitratireducens sp. nov., a aloalkaliphilic archaeon isolated from a soda lake in China.
Two novel haloalkaliphilic archaea, strains C231T and C42, were isolated from a soda lake in China. Cells of the two strains were rod-shaped and gram-negative and colonies were bright red. TheyExpand
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Caldivirga maquilingensis gen. nov., sp. nov., a new genus of rod-shaped crenarchaeote isolated from a hot spring in the Philippines.
Two novel hyperthermophilic, rod-shaped crenarchaeotes were isolated from an acidic hot spring in the Philippines. Cells were mostly straight or slightly curved rods 0.4-0.7 micron in width. BentExpand
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Distribution and identification of red yeasts in deep-sea environments around the northwest Pacific Ocean
We isolated 99 yeast strains, including 40 red yeasts, from benthic animals and sediments collected from the deep-sea floor in various areas in the northwest Pacific Ocean. Comparing the yeastExpand
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Caldisphaera lagunensis gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel thermoacidophilic crenarchaeote isolated from a hot spring at Mt Maquiling, Philippines.
Four novel, thermoacidophilic, crenarchaeotic cocci that grew anaerobically and heterotrophically were isolated from an acidic hot spring in the Philippines; two representative strains wereExpand
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Non-universal usage of the leucine CUG codon and the molecular phylogeny of the genus Candida.
CUG, a universal leucine codon, was reported to be read as serine in 10 species of the genus Candida. We used an in vitro cell-free translation system to identify the amino acid assignment of codonExpand
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Phylogenetic and phenotypic evidence for the transfer of Eubacterium aerofaciens to the genus Collinsella as Collinsella aerofaciens gen. nov., comb. nov.
Three strains of Eubacterium aerofacien, JCM 10188T, JCM 7790 and JCM 7791, and 178 freshly isolated strains of the Eubacterium aerofaciens group from human faeces were characterized by biochemicalExpand
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Vulcanisaeta distributa gen. nov., sp. nov., and Vulcanisaeta souniana sp. nov., novel hyperthermophilic, rod-shaped crenarchaeotes isolated from hot springs in Japan.
Seventeen strains of rod-shaped, heterotrophic, anaerobic, hyperthermophilic crenarchaeotes were isolated from several hot spring areas in eastern Japan, and eight representative strains wereExpand
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Expanding world of ballistosporous yeasts: Distribution in the phyllosphere, systematics and phylogeny.
  • T. Nakase
  • Medicine, Biology
  • The Journal of general and applied microbiology
  • 1 August 2000
Ecological and systematic aspects of ballistosporous yeasts inhabiting the phyllosphere of the Asia-Pacific region were reviewed in the light of recent advances. In the past 20 years, the extensiveExpand
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