anaerobic respiration, using ammonium as electron donor

Known as: anammox 
The oxidation of ammonium (NH4) to nitrogen (N2) in the absence of oxygen, using nitrite (NO2) as the electron acceptor. It is suggested that… (More)
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
Anaerobic ammonium oxidizing (anammox) bacteria are detected in many natural ecosystems and wastewater treatment plants worldwide… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Anaerobic ammonium oxidation (anammox) has recently been recognized as a pathway for the removal of fixed N from aquatic… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
The first full-scale anammox reactor in the world was started in Rotterdam (NL). The reactor was scaled-up directly from… (More)
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Review
2005
Review
2005
Anammox, anaerobic ammonium oxidation with nitrite, is now recognized as an important process in the marine nitrogen cycle. The… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
In many oceanic regions, growth of phytoplankton is nitrogen-limited because fixation of N2 cannot make up for the removal of… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
The availability of fixed inorganic nitrogen (nitrate, nitrite and ammonium) limits primary productivity in many oceanic regions… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
In the global nitrogen cycle, bacterial denitrification is recognized as the only quantitatively important process that converts… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
The physiology of anaerobic ammonium oxidizing (anammox) aggregates grown in a sequencing batch reactor was investigated… (More)
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Review
1998
Review
1998
From recent research it has become clear that at least two different possibilities for anaerobic ammonium oxidation exist in… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
A newly discovered process by which ammonium is converted to dinitrogen gas under anaerobic conditions (the Anammox process) has… (More)
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