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catabolite

Overview page. Subjects: Genetics and Genomics — Chemistry.

A compound generated by the breakdown of food molecules.

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catabolite repression

Edited by Richard Cammack, Teresa Atwood, Peter Campbell, Howard Parish, Anthony Smith, Frank Vella and John Stirling.

in Oxford Dictionary of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

January 2006; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Biochemistry. 74 words.

a mechanism of genetic regulation in bacteria in which the accumulation of catabolites in the cell represses the formation of

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catabolite repression

Overview page. Subjects: Chemistry — Genetics and Genomics.

The reduction or cessation of synthesis of enzymes involved in catabolism of sugars such as lactose, arabinose, etc., when bacteria are grown in the presence of glucose. The enzyme adenyl...

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self-catabolite repression

Overview page. Subjects: Chemistry.

Repression of gene expression by a catabolite formed within the same organism.

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self‐catabolite repression

Edited by Richard Cammack, Teresa Atwood, Peter Campbell, Howard Parish, Anthony Smith, Frank Vella and John Stirling.

in Oxford Dictionary of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

January 2006; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Biochemistry. 14 words.

repression of gene expression by a catabolite formed within the same organism.

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catabolite activator protein

Elizabeth Martin.

in The New Oxford Dictionary for Scientific Writers and Editors

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 30 words.

Abbrev.: CAP A protein required for the initiation of transcription by RNA polymerase of catabolite-dependent operons in E. coli.

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catabolite activating protein

Overview page. Subjects: Chemistry — Genetics and Genomics.

A constitutively produced, dimeric, positive regulator protein in bacteria that, when bound to a promoter region and cAMP, facilitates transcription by RNA polymerase of certain...

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catabolite

Overview page. Subjects: Genetics and Genomics — Chemistry.

A compound generated by the breakdown of food molecules.

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catabolite

Robert C. King, William D. Stansfield and Pamela K. Mulligan.

in A Dictionary of Genetics

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Genetics and Genomics. 10 words.

a compound generated by the breakdown of food molecules.

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catabolite

Robert C. King, Pamela K. Mulligan and William D. Stansfield.

in A Dictionary of Genetics

January 2013; p ublished online January 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Genetics and Genomics. 10 words.

a compound generated by the breakdown of food molecules.

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catabolite

Edited by Richard Cammack, Teresa Atwood, Peter Campbell, Howard Parish, Anthony Smith, Frank Vella and John Stirling.

in Oxford Dictionary of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

January 2006; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Biochemistry. 7 words.

any product of a catabolic pathway.

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Cyclic AMP-independent catabolite repression in bacteria

Milton H. Saier.

in FEMS Microbiology Letters

May 1996; p ublished online January 2006 .

Journal Article. 0 words.

Abstract

Until recently, only one mechanism of catabolite repression in bacteria, a mechanism dependent on the cyclic AMP receptor protein of Escherichia colinull...

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catabolite inhibition

Overview page. Subjects: Chemistry.

A general regulatory mechanism, found in Escherichia coli, that controls the activity of an early reaction in carbohydrate metabolism. For instance when E. coli is grown in synthetic medium...

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catabolite repression

John Lackie.

in A Dictionary of Biomedicine

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Clinical Medicine. 41 words.

The process of inhibiting the production of some enzymes when a more favourable carbon source becomes available. An important regulatory

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catabolite repression

Robert C. King, William D. Stansfield and Pamela K. Mulligan.

in A Dictionary of Genetics

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Genetics and Genomics. 94 words.

the reduction or cessation of synthesis of enzymes involved in catabolism of sugars such as lactose, arabinose, etc., when bacteria

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catabolite repression

Robert C. King, Pamela K. Mulligan and William D. Stansfield.

in A Dictionary of Genetics

January 2013; p ublished online January 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Genetics and Genomics. 94 words.

the reduction or cessation of synthesis of enzymes involved in catabolism of sugars such as lactose, arabinose, etc., when bacteria

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catabolite inhibition

Edited by Richard Cammack, Teresa Atwood, Peter Campbell, Howard Parish, Anthony Smith, Frank Vella and John Stirling.

in Oxford Dictionary of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

January 2006; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Biochemistry. 60 words.

a general regulatory mechanism, found in Escherichia coli, that controls the activity of an early reaction in carbohydrate metabolism.

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Mutational analysis of the <i>bglH</i> catabolite-responsive element (<i>cre</i>) in <i>Lactobacillus plantarum</i>

Rosangela Marasco, Lidia Muscariello, Manuela Rigano and Margherita Sacco.

in FEMS Microbiology Letters

February 2002; p ublished online January 2006 .

Journal Article. 2092 words.

Abstract

Catabolite repression of the Lactobacillus plantarum bglH gene is mediated by the catabolite control protein A (CcpA). Here we show that the binding...

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Carbon catabolite repression in bacteria: choice of the carbon source and autoregulatory limitation of sugar utilization

Reinhold Brückner and Fritz Titgemeyer.

in FEMS Microbiology Letters

April 2002; p ublished online January 2006 .

Journal Article. 5201 words.

Abstract

Carbon catabolite repression (CCR) in bacteria is generally regarded as a regulatory mechanism to ensure sequential utilization of carbohydrates....

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Evaluation and characterization of catabolite-responsive elements (<i>cre</i>) of <i>Bacillus subtilis</i>

Yasuhiko Miwa, Atsuo Nakata, Atsushi Ogiwara, Mami Yamamoto and Yasutaro Fujita.

in Nucleic Acids Research

March 2000; p ublished online March 2000 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Chemistry; Biochemistry; Bioinformatics and Computational Biology; Genetics and Genomics; Molecular and Cell Biology. 2931 words.

A global mechanism of catabolite repression of the genus Bacillus comprises negative regulation exerted through the binding of the CcpA protein to the catabolite-responsive elements (cres)...

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A role for carbon catabolite repression in the metabolism of phosphonoacetate by <i>Agromyces fucosus</i> Vs2

Sheryl Naomi O'Loughlin, Robert L.J. Graham, Geoff McMullan and Nigel G. Ternan.

in FEMS Microbiology Letters

August 2006; p ublished online May 2006 .

Journal Article. 4335 words.

Abstract

A strain of Agromyces fucosus, designated Vs2, metabolized a range of organophosphonate compounds as sole phosphorus sources for growth and...

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