Nitrogenase

Known as: Dinitrogenase, Nitrogenase [Chemical/Ingredient], Reduced ferredoxin:dinitrogen oxidoreductase (ATP-hydrolysing) 
An enzyme system that catalyzes the fixing of nitrogen in soil bacteria and blue-green algae (CYANOBACTERIA). EC 1.18.6.1.
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2012
Highly Cited
2012
The nifH gene is the most widely sequenced marker gene used to identify nitrogen-fixing Bacteria and Archaea. Numerous PCR… (More)
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2011
Highly Cited
2011
The identity of the interstitial light atom in the center of the FeMo cofactor of nitrogenase has been enigmatic since its… (More)
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2011
Highly Cited
2011
The metabolic capacity for nitrogen fixation is known to be present in several prokaryotic species scattered across taxonomic… (More)
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Review
2008
Review
2008
The iron-molybdenum cofactor (FeMo-co), located at the active site of the molybdenum nitrogenase, is one of the most complex… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
Dinitrogen (N(2))-fixing microorganisms (diazotrophs) play important roles in ocean biogeochemistry and plankton productivity. In… (More)
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2003
Review
2003
Biological nitrogen fixation is an important source of fixed nitrogen for the biosphere. Microorganisms catalyse biological… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
The subseafloor microbial habitat associated with typical unsedimented mid-ocean-ridge hydrothermal vent ecosystems may be… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
[This corrects the article on p. 3444 in vol. 64, PMID: 9726895.]. 
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Highly Cited
1980
Highly Cited
1980
Cloned nitrogen fixation (nif) genes from Klebsiella pneumoniae hybridize to DNA from 19 out of 19 widely divergent nitrogen… (More)
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1980
Highly Cited
1980
A broad host range cloning vehicle that can be mobilized at high frequency into Gram-negative bacteria has been constructed from… (More)
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