Tetrahymena thermophila

Known as: Tetrahymena thermophilas, thermophilas, Tetrahymena 
A species of ciliate protozoa used in genetic and cytological research.
National Institutes of Health

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1944-2017
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2011
2011
In the current study, the toxicity mechanism of nanosized CuO (nCuO) to the freshwater ciliated protozoa Tetrahymena thermophila… (More)
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2010
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2010
The toxic effects of nanoparticles (NPs) of ZnO and CuO to particle-ingesting model organism protozoa Tetrahymena thermophila… (More)
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2009
2009
Bacterially derived exotoxins kill eukaryotic cells by inactivating factors and/or pathways that are universally conserved among… (More)
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2007
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2007
Post-translational modifications (PTMs) of histones play an important role in many cellular processes, notably gene regulation… (More)
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2006
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2006
The ciliate Tetrahymena thermophila is a model organism for molecular and cellular biology. Like other ciliates, this species has… (More)
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2005
2005
What does it look like? Tetrahymena thermophila is a unicellular eukaryote which is larger than many mammalian cells (~30 × 50 μm… (More)
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2005
2005
The chromosomes of the macronuclear (expressed) genome of Tetrahymena thermophila are generated by developmental fragmentation of… (More)
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2004
2004
Evolutionary consequences of thermally varying environments were studied in the ciliated protozoan Tetrahymena thermophila… (More)
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1997
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1997
Mating Tetrahymena thermophila were bombarded with ribosomal DNA-coated particles at various times in development. Both… (More)
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1980
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1980
Tetrahymena pyriformis, Neurospora crassa, and Aspergillus fumigatus that had been grown in simple defined media were extracted… (More)
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