Octodon

Known as: degu 
A genus of diurnal rats in the family Octodonidae, found in South America. The species Octodon degus is frequently used for research.
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2011
2011
During biofilm formation by Bacillus subtilis, two extracellular matrix components are synthesized, namely, the TasA amyloid… (More)
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2007
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2007
In natural environments, bacteria fluctuate between growth as motile cells and growth as sessile, biofilm-forming cells. However… (More)
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2007
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2007
Unicellular organisms use a variety of mechanisms to co-ordinate activity within a community and accomplish complex multicellular… (More)
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2006
2006
Flagella are surface structures critical for motility and virulence of many bacterial species. In Listeria monocytogenes, MogR… (More)
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2005
2005
It is generally accepted that human Alzheimer's disease (AD) neuropathology markers are completely absent in rodent brains. We… (More)
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2001
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2001
We have analyzed the regulons of the Bacillus subtilis two-component regulators DegU, ComA and PhoP by using whole genome DNA… (More)
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1994
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1994
The comK gene is a regulatory transcription unit which is essential for the development of genetic competence in Bacillus… (More)
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1992
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1992
Two classes of mutations were identified in the degS and degU regulatory genes of Bacillus subtilis, leading either to deficiency… (More)
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1991
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1991
Production of a class of both secreted and intracellular degradative enzymes in Bacillus subtilis is regulated at the… (More)
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1990
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1990
The rates of synthesis of a class of both secreted and intracellular degradative enzymes in Bacillus subtilis are controlled by a… (More)
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