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cyanobacteria

Overview page. Subjects: Biological Sciences.

Bacteria, also known as blue green algae, that contain chlorophyll and can photosynthesize. They can form large coloured mats on the surface of lakes and rivers. One species causes a red...

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Cyanobacteria–bryophyte symbioses

David G. Adams and Paula S. Duggan.

in Journal of Experimental Botany

March 2008; p ublished online February 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry. 6946 words.

Cyanobacteria are a large group of photosynthetic prokaryotes of enormous environmental importance, being responsible for a large proportion of global CO2 and N2 fixation. They form...

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cyanobacteria

Edited by Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Plant Sciences

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry. 322 words.

A large and varied group of bacteria which possess chlorophyll a and which carry out photosynthesis in the presence of

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cyanobacteria

Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Plant Sciences

January 2012; p ublished online April 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry. 325 words.

A large and varied group of bacteria which possess chlorophyll a and which carry out photosynthesis in the presence of light and air with concomitant production of oxygen. They were...

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cyanobacteria

Edited by Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Plant Sciences

March 2019; p ublished online March 2019 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry; Plant Physiology. 336 words.

A large and varied group of *bacteria which possess *chlorophyll a and which carry out *photosynthesis in the presence of light and air with concomitant production of oxygen. They were...

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Regulation of nitrate assimilation in cyanobacteria

Yoshitake Ohashi, Wei Shi, Nobuyuki Takatani, Makiko Aichi, Shin-ichi Maeda, Satoru Watanabe, Hirofumi Yoshikawa and Tatsuo Omata.

in Journal of Experimental Botany

February 2011; p ublished online February 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry. 9098 words.

Nitrate assimilation by cyanobacteria is inhibited by the presence of ammonium in the growth medium. Both nitrate uptake and transcription of the nitrate assimilatory genes are regulated....

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Occurrence, phylogeny, structure, and function of catalases and peroxidases in cyanobacteria

Margit Bernroitner, Marcel Zamocky, Paul G. Furtmüller, Günter A. Peschek and Christian Obinger.

in Journal of Experimental Botany

February 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry. 9512 words.

Cyanobacteria have evolved ∼3×109 years ago from ancient phototrophic microorganisms that already lived on our planet Earth. By opening the era of an aerobic, oxygen-containing biosphere,...

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Modelling cyanobacteria: from metabolism to integrative models of phototrophic growth

Ralf Steuer, Henning Knoop and Rainer Machné.

in Journal of Experimental Botany

March 2012; p ublished online March 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry. 8384 words.

Cyanobacteria are phototrophic microorganisms of global importance and have recently attracted increasing attention due to their capability to convert sunlight and atmospheric CO2 directly...

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Mechanisms and fitness implications of photomorphogenesis during chromatic acclimation in cyanobacteria

Beronda L. Montgomery.

in Journal of Experimental Botany

July 2016; p ublished online May 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry. 10251 words.

Photosynthetic organisms absorb photons and convert light energy to chemical energy through the process of photosynthesis. Photosynthetic efficiency is tuned in response to the availability...

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The Current State and Problems of Circadian Clock Studies in Cyanobacteria

Hideo Iwasaki and Takao Kondo.

in Plant and Cell Physiology

September 2000; p ublished online September 2000 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Biochemistry; Molecular and Cell Biology; Plant Sciences and Forestry. 6025 words.

Circadian rhythms have been observed in innumerable physiological processes in most of organisms. Recent molecular and genetic studies on circadian clocks in many organisms have identified...

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Is Monoglucosyldiacylglycerol a Precursor to Monogalactosyldiacylglycerol in All Cyanobacteria?

Naoki Sato.

in Plant and Cell Physiology

October 2015; p ublished online August 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Molecular Biology and Genetics; Biotechnology; Biochemistry; Bioinformatics and Computational Biology; Molecular and Cell Biology; Plant Sciences and Forestry; Plant Physiology. 5130 words.

Monogalactosyldiacylglycerol (MGDG) is ubiquitous in the photosynthetic membranes of cyanobacteria and chloroplasts. It is synthesized by galactosylation of diacylglycerol (DAG) in the...

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Physiological and molecular diversity of feather moss associative N2-fixing cyanobacteria

Francesco Gentili, Marie-Charlotte Nilsson, Olle Zackrisson, Thomas H. DeLuca and Anita Sellstedt.

in Journal of Experimental Botany

December 2005; p ublished online November 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry. 4833 words.

Cyanobacteria colonizing the feather moss Pleurozium schreberi were isolated from moss samples collected in northern Sweden and subjected to physiological and molecular characterization....

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CO2 concentrating mechanisms in cyanobacteria: molecular components, their diversity and evolution

Murray R. Badger and G. Dean Price.

in Journal of Experimental Botany

February 2003; p ublished online February 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry. 8444 words.

Cyanobacteria have evolved an extremely effective single‐cell CO2 concentrating mechanism (CCM). Recent molecular, biochemical and physiological studies have significantly extended current...

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Heterologous Expression of the Mevalonic Acid Pathway in Cyanobacteria Enhances Endogenous Carbon Partitioning to Isoprene

Fiona K. Bentley, Andreas Zurbriggen and Anastasios Melis.

in Molecular Plant

January 2014; p ublished online October 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry; Molecular and Cell Biology. 8427 words.

Heterologous expression of the isoprene synthase gene in the cyanobacterium Synechocystis PCC 6803 conferred upon these microorganisms the property of photosynthetic isoprene (C5H8)...

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Some Cyanobacteria Synthesize Semi-amylopectin Type α-Polyglucans Instead of Glycogen

Yasunori Nakamura, Jun-ichiro Takahashi, Aya Sakurai, Yumiko Inaba, Eiji Suzuki, Satoko Nihei, Shoko Fujiwara, Mikio Tsuzuki, Hideaki Miyashita, Hisato Ikemoto, Masanobu Kawachi, Hiroshi Sekiguchi and Norihide Kurano.

in Plant and Cell Physiology

March 2005; p ublished online March 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Biochemistry; Molecular and Cell Biology; Plant Sciences and Forestry. 3009 words.

It is widely accepted that green plants evolved the capacity to synthesize the highly organized branched α-polyglucan amylopectin with tandem-cluster structure, whereas animals and bacteria...

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Keeping in Touch with PII: PII-Interacting Proteins in Unicellular Cyanobacteria

Takashi Osanai and Kan Tanaka.

in Plant and Cell Physiology

July 2007; p ublished online July 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Biochemistry; Molecular and Cell Biology; Plant Sciences and Forestry. 3718 words.

PII protein is conserved among bacteria, archaea and plants, and is thought to function as a carbon/nitrogen balance sensor in these organisms. Recently, several proteins that specifically...

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Opposite Chilarity of α-Carotene in Unusual Cyanobacteria with Unique Chlorophylls, Acaryochloris and Prochlorococcus

Shinichi Takaichi, Mari Mochimaru, Hiroko Uchida, Akio Murakami, Euichi Hirose, Takashi Maoka, Tohru Tsuchiya and Mamoru Mimuro.

in Plant and Cell Physiology

November 2012; p ublished online September 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Biochemistry; Molecular and Cell Biology; Plant Sciences and Forestry. 4727 words.

Among all photosynthetic and non-photosynthetic prokaryotes, only cyanobacterial species belonging to the genera Acaryochloris and Prochlorococcus have been reported to synthesize...

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Emerging Perspectives on the Mechanisms, Regulation, and Distribution of Light Color Acclimation in Cyanobacteria

Andrian Gutu and David M. Kehoe.

in Molecular Plant

January 2012; p ublished online July 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Molecular and Cell Biology; Plant Sciences and Forestry. 8844 words.

Chromatic acclimation (CA) provides many cyanobacteria with the ability to tailor the properties of their light-harvesting antennae to the spectral distribution of ambient light. CA was...

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Physicochemical Variation of Cyanobacterial Starch, the Insoluble α-Glucans in Cyanobacteria

Eiji Suzuki, Miho Onoda, Christophe Colleoni, Steven Ball, Naoko Fujita and Yasunori Nakamura.

in Plant and Cell Physiology

April 2013; p ublished online January 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Biochemistry; Molecular and Cell Biology; Plant Sciences and Forestry. 6192 words.

Unicellular, diazotrophic species of cyanobacteria, Cyanobacterium sp. NBRC 102756, Cyanothece sp. ATCC 51142 and Cyanobacterium sp. CLg1, accumulate insoluble α-glucan inside the cells as...

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Biochemical Bases for a Widespread Tolerance of Cyanobacteria to the Phosphonate Herbicide Glyphosate

Giuseppe Forlani, Mauro Pavan, Magdalena Gramek, Paweł Kafarski and Jacek Lipok.

in Plant and Cell Physiology

March 2008; p ublished online March 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Biochemistry; Molecular and Cell Biology; Plant Sciences and Forestry. 8176 words.

Possible non-target effects of the widely used, non-selective herbicide glyphosate were examined in six cyanobacterial strains, and the basis of their resistance was investigated. All...

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Evolution of photorespiration from cyanobacteria to land plants, considering protein phylogenies and acquisition of carbon concentrating mechanisms

Martin Hagemann, Ramona Kern, Veronica G. Maurino, David T. Hanson, Andreas P.M. Weber, Rowan F. Sage and Hermann Bauwe.

in Journal of Experimental Botany

May 2016; p ublished online March 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry. 9565 words.

Photorespiration and oxygenic photosynthesis are intimately linked processes. It has been shown that under the present day atmospheric conditions cyanobacteria and all eukaryotic...

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