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archaea:

see ArchaebacteriaArchaebacteria
, diverse group of bacteria (prokaryotes), sometimes called the archaea and considered a major group unto themselves. Archaebacteria are contrasted with the Eubacteria, from which they differ biochemically in the arrangement of the bases in their ribosomal RNA and
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Cis-acting signals controlling translational initiation in the thermophilic archaeon Sulfolobus solfataricus.
The complete genome sequence of the hyperthermophilic, sulphate-reducing archaeon Archaeoglobus fulgidus.
2006, "Purification and characterization of a thermostable, haloalkaliphilic extracellular serine protease from the extreme halophilic archaeon Halogeometricum borinquense strain TSS 101," Archaea.
Genome sequence of Haloarcula marismortui: a halophilic archaeon from the Dead Sea.
The researchers fed some of the mice a solution containing the bacterium Bacteroides thetaiotaomicron and gave other mice a solution containing the archaeon Methanobrevibacter smithii.
thermoautotrophicum is an anarerobic archaeon, with rod-shaped cells, that grows optimally at 65 degrees Celsius.
The first sequence publication of an archaeon, Methanococcus jannaschii, appeared in August 1996.
We use the halphilic archaeon Halobacterium NRC-1 to measure the rate of repair of UV-induced damage in the two strands of the rpoB'B"AC operon.
While previous theories on mitochondrial origins argued that an anaerobic, sugar-metabolizing bacterial or eukaryotic host cell captured an aerobic bacterium to provide a better way of making ATP, Martin and Muller counter that the host was an archaeon whose metabolism resembled that of the methanogens crowding around the hydrogenosomes in the slide that so fascinated Martin.
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Rather than re-create the archaeon protein exactly, Farid and his colleagues Xin Jiang and Edmund J.
Beside thermal seafloor vents, a primitive microorganism, the bacterialike archaeon, basks amid hot springs.