Halobacterium


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Halobacterium

[‚hal·ə·bak′tir·ē·əm]
(microbiology)
A genus of bacteria in the family Halobacteriaceae; single, rod-shaped cells which may be pleomorphic when media are deficient.
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All of the above programs have been adapted to integrate with Gaggle and were used in mapping the genetic regulatory network of Halobacterium, as well as in exploring predictive models for network response to external perturbation.
Nearly two-thirds of the 1,048 Halobacterium promoters that were analyzed are associated with more than one GTF, which suggests a likely redundancy and an increased level of organismal fitness even in the event that some GTFs are damaged.
Not all of the archae, especially Halobacterium and to a lesser extent Thermoplasma acidophilum and Aeropyrum pernix, have a clearly defined SD region.
Figure 5 shows that Halobacterium has higher C and lower T in the third position and both higher A and T in the second position.
2:30 TRANSCRIPTION-COUPLED REPAIR OF ULTRAVIOLET LIGHTINDUCED DNA DAMAGE IN THE HALOPHILIC ARCHAEON HALOBACTERIUM SP.