Arthrobacter


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Arthrobacter

[′är·thrō‚bak·tər]
(microbiology)
A genus of gram-positive, aerobic rods in the coryneform group of bacteria; metabolism is respiratory, and cellulose is not attached.
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The biodegradation of model substrate was faster and deeper using the selected composition of microorganisms (Enterobacter aerogenes E13, Arthrobacter sp.
Crystal structures of the copper-containing amine oxidase from Arthrobacter globiformis in the holo and apo forms: implications for the biogenesis of topaquinone.
A Gram-positive atrazine-degrading bacterium identified as Arthrobacter nicotinovorans was isolated from Himatangi soil.
Scientist Samir Radwan observed plants growing in oil-soaked soil in the Persian Gulf in 1991 and discovered that bacteria of the Arthrobacter family made this possible.
1990) found that the strains of Arthrobacter that occurred in the megasporocarps were the same strains that occurred in the leaf cavities of the fern, indicating the permanence and consistency of the third partner in the relationship.
Fats were biodegraded by using bacterial composition, composed of the active microorganisms Enterobacter aerogenes E13 (capable of degrading fats), Arthrobacter sp.
Further molecular analyses by cloning the mixed DNA and 16S rRNA gene sequence analysis, it proved that the 6 bacterial isolates were Bacillus cereus, Arthrobacter sp.
The test organisms used [Escherichia coli, Enterobacter cloacae, Pseudomonas fluorescens, Proteus vulgaris, Alcaligenes faecalis, Serratia marcescens, Enterobacter aerogenes (Gram-negative bacteria), Staphylococcus aureus, Arthrobacter globiformis, Micrococcus luteus, Bacillus cereus, Bacillus subtilis (Gram-positive bacteria), Bacillus coagulans, Micrococcus roseus (Gram-variable bacteria), Mycobacterium phlei, Mycobacterium rodochrus, and Mycobacterium smegmatis] were supplied by BD-IAU.
1969) showed that many genera of microorganisms, including Arthrobacter, Nocardia, Protaminobacter, Serratia, Streptomyces, Mycobacterium, and Microbacterium, contain the enzymes necessary to convert cholesterol and other C-17 sterols to AED and ADD.
4) and chondroitinase AC II from Arthrobacter aurescens (EC 4.
reports that a compound called SP-PG (sulfated polysaccharide-peptidoglycan), isolated from the outer wall of Arthrobacter bacteria, reverses the growth of KS tumors more effectively and safely than present chemotherapy treatments.
18] isolated Acidovorax, Arthrobacter and Brevibacterium as phenanthrene degrading bacteria [18].