Genomics and functional genomics with haloarchaea

  title={Genomics and functional genomics with haloarchaea},
  author={J{\"o}rg Soppa and Arnaud Baumann and Mariam Brenneis and Michael Dambeck and Oliver Hering and Christian M. Lange},
  journal={Archives of Microbiology},
The first haloarchaeal genome was published in 2000 and today five genome sequences are available. Transcriptome and proteome analyses have been established for two and three haloarchaeal species, respectively, and more than 20 studies using these functional genomic approaches have been published in the last two years. These studies gave global overviews of metabolic regulation (aerobic and anaerobic respiration, phototrophy, carbon source usage), stress response (UV, X-rays, transition metals… 

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