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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
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… 
Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Folding of RNA into an ordered, compact structure requires substantial neutralization of the negatively charged backbone by… 
Highly Cited
1976
Highly Cited
1976
MITCHELL, R. W. 1971. Egg and young guarding by a Mexican cave-dwelling harvestman, Hoplobunus boneti (Arachnida). Southwestern… 
Highly Cited
1974
Highly Cited
1974
The process of pair formation by sexual strains of Tetrahymena pyriformis is an inducible pathway interrupting the cellular… 
Highly Cited
1968
Highly Cited
1968
SYNOPSIS. Tetrahymena pyriformis synthesizes tetrahymanol and “diplopterol” from acetate, mevalonate or squalene. The formation… 
Highly Cited
1964
Highly Cited
1964
During the growth cycle of Tetrahymena pyriformis the mitochondria undergo changes in position, number, and structure. Ciliates… 
Highly Cited
1963
Highly Cited
1956
Highly Cited
1956
Measurement of protein utilization I43 Henry, K. M., Kon, S. K. & Watson, M. B. (1937). Milk and Nutrition, Part I, p. 37…