Oscillatoria

Known as: Plaxonema 
A genus of filamentous CYANOBACTERIA in the order Oscillatoriales. It is commonly found in freshwater environments, especially hot springs.
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2010
2010
Cylindrospermopsin is a cytotoxin produced by Cylindrospermopsis raciborskii and other cyanobacteria that has been implicated in… (More)
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2009
2009
Anatoxin-a and homoanatoxin-a are potent neurotoxins produced by cyanobacteria such as Oscillatoria PCC 6506. Sequencing of the… (More)
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2008
2008
Parallel chemical and phylogenetic investigation of a marine cyanobacterium from Panama led to the isolation of two new PKS-NRPS… (More)
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2004
2004
Swan mussels (Anodonta cygnea) were exposed to a toxic strain of the cyanobacterium Oscillatoria agardhii. Mussels accumulated… (More)
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1993
1993
Microcystins (cyclic heptapeptide hepatotoxins), isolated from 13 freshwater Oscillatoria agardhii strains from eight different… (More)
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1978
1978
Two facultative anoxygenic photoautotrophic cyanobacteria, Oscillatoria limnetica and Aphanothece halophytica were found capable… (More)
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1976
1976
Nitrogen fixation in marine Oscillatoria appears to be associated with differentiated cells located in the center of the colony… (More)
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1975
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1975
An isolate from H2S-rich layers of the Solar Lake, the cyanobacterium Oscillatoria limnetica, exhibits both oxygenic and… (More)
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1975
1975
PROFOUND differences in structure and function separate the prokaryotic cyanobacteria (blue-green algae) from eukaryotic algae… (More)
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1969
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1969
From information on pollution-tolerant algae compiled from reports from 165 authors, the genera and species most often referred… (More)
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