Thermus

Gram-negative aerobic rods found in warm water (40-79 degrees C) such as hot springs, hot water tanks, and thermally polluted rivers.

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2004
Highly Cited
2004
Thermus thermophilus HB27 is an extremely thermophilic, halotolerant bacterium, which was originally isolated from a natural… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
Rifampicin (Rif) is one of the most potent and broad spectrum antibiotics against bacterial pathogens and is a key component of… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
The X-ray crystal structure of Thermus aquaticus core RNA polymerase reveals a "crab claw"-shaped molecule with a 27 A wide… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
The crystal structures of two ternary complexes of the large fragment of Thermus aquaticus DNA polymerase I (Klentaq1) with a… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
The 5'----3' exonuclease activity of the thermostable enzyme Thermus aquaticus DNA polymerase may be employed in a polymerase… (More)
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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
A thermostable DNA polymerase was used in an in vitro DNA amplification procedure, the polymerase chain reaction. The enzyme… (More)
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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
We have determined the fidelity of in vitro DNA synthesis catalyzed at high temperature by the DNA polymerase from the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
Genetic transformation of auxotrophs of the extreme thermophile Thermus thermophilus HB27 to prototrophy was obtained at high… (More)
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Highly Cited
1976
Highly Cited
1976
A stable deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA) polymerase (EC 2.7.7.7) with a temperature optimum of 80 degrees C has been purified from… (More)
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Highly Cited
1969
Highly Cited
1969
The isolation of a new thermophilic bacterium, Thermus aquaticus gen. n. and sp. n., is described. Successful enrichment requires… (More)
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