Extremophiles

Organisms specifically adapted to live in EXTREME ENVIRONMENTS.
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2013
Review
2013
Extremophiles, especially those in Archaea, have a myriad of adaptations that keep their cellular proteins stable and active… (More)
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2006
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2006
Extremophilic microorganisms have adopted a variety of ingenious strategies for survival under high or low temperature, extreme… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Extremophiles are bizarre microorganisms that can grow and thrive in extreme environments, which were formerly considered too… (More)
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2003
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2003
Microbial life does not seem to be limited to specific environments. During the past few decades it has become clear that… (More)
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2002
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2002
The pack ice of Earth's polar oceans appears to be frozen white desert, devoid of life. However, beneath the snow lies a unique… (More)
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2002
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2002
Psychrophilic (cold-adapted) organisms and their products have potential applications in a broad range of industrial… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
Science 286, 2165–2169 (1999). 23. Ochman, H. & Moran, N. A. Genes lost and genes found: Evolution of bacterial pathogenesis and… (More)
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2001
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2001
The industrial application of enzymes that can withstand harsh conditions has greatly increased over the past decade. This is… (More)
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1999
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1999
Water-containing terrestrial, subterranean and submarine high temperature areas harbor a variety of hyperthermophilic bacteria… (More)
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1998
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1998
Well characterized and cultivated archaea are prokaryotic specialists that thrive in habitats of elevated temperature, low pH… (More)
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