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hyperthermophile

[‚hī·pər′thər·mə‚fīl]
(microbiology)
An extremophile that thrives in high-temperature (above 60°C or 140°F) environments.
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The structural and biochemical characterizations of a novel TET peptidase complex from Pyrococcus horikoshii reveal an integrated peptide degradation system in hyperthermophilic Archaea.
Characterization of a thioredoxin-thioredoxin reductase system from the hyperthermophilic bacterium Thermotoga maritima.
Davidson et al., "Biochemical, transcriptional and translational evidences of the phenolmeta-degradation pathway by the hyperthermophilic Sulfolobus solfataricus 98/2," PLoS One, vol.
Active at very high temperatures, hyperthermophilic enzymes normally do not work well at temperatures below 40[degrees]C [46].
Euryarchaeota, as a major class of Archaea, contain Methanogenus, Halobacterium, and some hyperthermophilic anaerobic and aerobic bacteria.
We used an intein, PI-PfuI, from hyperthermophilic Pyrococcus furiosus for segmental isotope-labeling.
For example, hyperthermophilic [beta]-glycosidase gene has been tested for Listeria detection, with the important advantage that the amplification signal goes on as long as the substrate is provided, also when the host has already been lysed [139].
Cowan, "Recombinant hyperthermophilic enzyme expression in plants: A novel approach forlignocellulose digestion," Trends in Biotechnology, vol.
Ruile, "Properties and gene structure of the Thermotoga maritima [alpha]-amylase amyA, a putative lipoprotein of a hyperthermophilic bacterium," Journal of Bacteriology, vol.
20150581, Development of Technology for Biohydrogen Production using Hyperthermophilic Archaea) funded by the Ministry of Oceans and Fisheries in Republic of Korea.
Proline Effect on the Thermostability and Slow Unfolding of a Hyperthermophilic Protein.