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ectoine synthase activity

Known as: EctC, N-acetyldiaminobutyrate dehydratase activity, N4-acetyl-L-2,4-diaminobutanoate hydro-lyase (L-ectoine-forming) activity 
Catalysis of the reaction: N(4)-acetyl-L-2,4-diaminobutyrate = ectoine + H(2)O. [EC:4.2.1.108, RHEA:17284]
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Review
2018
Review
2018
Fluctuations in environmental osmolarity are ubiquitous stress factors in many natural habitats of microorganisms, as they… Expand
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2017
2017
Engineered 3D cardiac tissue constructs (ECTCs) can replicate complex cardiac physiology under normal and pathological conditions… Expand
2011
2011
The genes of ectoine biosynthesis pathway were identified in six species of aerobic, slightly halophilic bacteria utilizing… Expand
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2010
2010
Ten strains of aerobic methanotrophic bacteria represented by halophilic neutrophiles or halotolerant alkaliphiles were isolated… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Chlortetracycline (CTC) is one of only ten antibiotics licensed in the U.S.A. for use as growth promoters for livestock. The… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
The moderately halophilic, chloride-dependent bacterium Halobacillus halophilus switches its osmolyte strategy with the salinity… Expand
Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
By using natural abundance 13C NMR spectroscopy, we investigated the types of compatible solutes synthesized in a variety of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
ABSTRACT The compatible solute 1,4,5,6-tetrahydro-2-methyl-4-pyrimidinecarboxylic acid (ectoine) acts in microorganisms as an… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
The genes involved in biosynthesis of the major compatible solute ectoine (1,4,5,6-tetrahydro-2-methylpyrimidine carboxylic acid… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
ABSTRACT By using natural-abundance 13C-nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopy and high-performance liquid chromatography (HPLC… Expand
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