heterocyst differentiation

Known as: heterocyst biosynthesis, heterocyst cell differentiation, heterocyst formation 
The process in which a relatively unspecialized cell acquires specialized features of a heterocyst, a differentiated cell in certain cyanobacteria… (More)
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Review
2006
Review
2006
Heterocyst differentiation in filamentous cyanobacteria provides an excellent prokaryotic model for studying multicellular… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
HetR plays a key role in regulation of heterocyst differentiation. When the Cys-48 residue of the HetR from Anabaena sp. PCC 7120… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Heterocyst differentiation in the cyanobacterium Anabaena sp. strain PCC 7120 depends on both the global nitrogen regulator NtcA… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Heterocyst differentiation in the filamentous cyanobacterium Anabaena PCC 7120 requires a functional hetR gene. Increased… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
The filamentous cyanobacterium Anabaena sp. strain PCC 7120 forms a developmental pattern of single heterocysts separated by… (More)
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Review
2000
Review
2000
When deprived of combined nitrogen, many filamentous cyanobacteria develop a one-dimensional pattern of specialised nitrogen… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Many filamentous cyanobacteria grow as multicellular organisms that show a developmental pattern of single nitrogen-fixing… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
Anabaena 7120 mutant 216 fails to differentiate heterocyst. We previously identified a 2.4-kb wild-type DNA fragment able to… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
The filamentous cyanobacterium Anabaena sp. strain PCC 7120 expresses the genes required for nitrogen fixation in terminally… (More)
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Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
Nitrogen fixation by the cyanobacterium Anabaena is carried out in heterocysts, specialized, non-dividing cells which… (More)
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