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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
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
The mitochondrial cytochrome-c oxidase subunit 1 (cox1) gene has been proposed as a DNA barcode to identify animal species. To… Expand
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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
2003
Highly Cited
2003
The purpose of this study was to investigate the toxicity of 15 quaternary ammonium compounds (QACs) in a battery of four… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Large RNAs can collapse into compact conformations well before the stable formation of the tertiary contacts that define their… 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
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Review
1996
Review
1996
Quantitative structure-activity relationships are developed for the toxicity of 166 varied phenol derivatives to the ciliate… 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
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Highly Cited
1974
Highly Cited
1974
Macro- and micronuclei were isolated from Tetrahymena pyriformis (Syngen 1, strain WH-6) and their DNAs compared by isopycnic… Expand
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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
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