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Tetrahymena pyriformis

Known as: Tetrahymena pyriformi, pyriformi, Tetrahymena 
A species of ciliate protozoa used extensively in genetic research.
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
The potential toxicity of sulcotrione (2-[2-chloro-4-(methylsulfonyl)benzoyl]-1,3-cyclohexanedione) and mesotrione (2-[4… Expand
Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Glyphosate-based herbicides (e.g. Roundup) are extensively used in the aquatic environment, but there is a paucity of data on the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Folding of RNA into an ordered, compact structure requires substantial neutralization of the negatively charged backbone by… Expand
Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
The relative toxic response of 27 selected phenols in the 96-hr acute flowthrough Pimephales promelas (fathead minnow) and the 48… Expand
Highly Cited
1977
Highly Cited
1977
From Tetrahymena macronuclei we have isolated a reversibly contractile nucleo-skeleton, i.e., an "expanded" nuclear matrix which… Expand
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Highly Cited
1976
Highly Cited
1976
MITCHELL, R. W. 1971. Egg and young guarding by a Mexican cave-dwelling harvestman, Hoplobunus boneti (Arachnida). Southwestern… Expand
Highly Cited
1976
Highly Cited
1976
Experiments on temperature adaptation have been conducted using a thermotolerant clone of Tetrahymena pyriformis designated as… Expand
Highly Cited
1974
Highly Cited
1974
The process of pair formation by sexual strains of Tetrahymena pyriformis is an inducible pathway interrupting the cellular… Expand
Highly Cited
1968
Highly Cited
1968
Abstract Tetrahymena pyriformis cells were grown axenically, harvested in the stationary phase of the cultures when the organism… Expand
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Highly Cited
1964
Highly Cited
1964
During the growth cycle of Tetrahymena pyriformis the mitochondria undergo changes in position, number, and structure. Ciliates… Expand
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