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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2014
2014
Ectoine and hydroxyectoine are well-recognized members of the compatible solutes and are widely employed by microorganisms as… (More)
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2014
2014
We were able to demonstrate that hydroxyectoine, in contrast to ectoine, is a good glass-forming compound. Fourier transform… (More)
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2011
2011
The genes of ectoine biosynthesis pathway were identified in six species of aerobic, slightly halophilic bacteria utilizing… (More)
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2009
2009
Chlortetracycline (CTC) is one of only ten antibiotics licensed in the U.S.A. for use as growth promoters for livestock. The… (More)
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2008
2008
The moderately halophilic, chloride-dependent bacterium Halobacillus halophilus switches its osmolyte strategy with the salinity… (More)
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2008
2008
In prion diseases, the posttranslational modification of host-encoded prion protein PrP(c) yields a high beta-sheet content… (More)
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2007
2007
Recent data [Syed, A., et al., "Alloying Effect of Ni, Co, and Sb in SAC solder for Improved Drop Performance of Chip Scale… (More)
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2005
2005
The genes involved in biosynthesis of the major compatible solute ectoine (1,4,5,6-tetrahydro-2-methylpyrimidine carboxylic acid… (More)
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2002
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2002
By using natural-abundance (13)C-nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopy and high-performance liquid chromatography (HPLC… (More)
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1999
1999
Strain CHR63 is a salt-sensitive mutant of the moderately halophilic wild-type strain Halomonas elongata DSM 3043 that is… (More)
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