Picrophilus torridus DSM 9790

Summary

Alias: Picrophilus torridus DSM9790, Picrophilus torridus str. DSM 9790, Picrophilus torridus strain DSM 9790

Top Publications

  1. Kim B, Jung J, Hong E, Yee A, Arrowsmith C, Lee W. NMR structure of the conserved novel-fold protein TA0743 from Thermoplasma acidophilum. Proteins. 2006;62:819-21 pubmed
  2. Rossoni L, Hall S, Eastham G, Licence P, Stephens G. The Putative mevalonate diphosphate decarboxylase from Picrophilus torridus is in reality a mevalonate-3-kinase with high potential for bioproduction of isobutene. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2015;81:2625-34 pubmed publisher
    ..M3K is a key enzyme of the novel MVA pathway discovered very recently in Thermoplasma acidophilum. We suggest that P. torridus metabolizes MVA by the same pathway. ..
  3. Aihara T, Ito T, Yamanaka Y, Noguchi K, Odaka M, Sekine M, et al. Structural and functional characterization of aspartate racemase from the acidothermophilic archaeon Picrophilus torridus. Extremophiles. 2016;20:385-93 pubmed publisher
    ..In contrast, both D-proline and D-alanine were observed. Because Picrophilus aspartate racemase is highly specific to aspartate, other amino acid racemases might exist in Picrophilus torridus. ..
  4. Angelov A, Fütterer O, Valerius O, Braus G, Liebl W. Properties of the recombinant glucose/galactose dehydrogenase from the extreme thermoacidophile, Picrophilus torridus. FEBS J. 2005;272:1054-62 pubmed
    ..torridus, 60 degrees C, the half-life of NADPH at pH 4.6 was merely 2.4 min, and only 1.7 min at 65 degrees C (maximum growth temperature). This finding suggests a rapid turnover of NADPH in Picrophilus...
  5. Reher M, Sch nheit P. Glyceraldehyde dehydrogenases from the thermoacidophilic euryarchaeota Picrophilus torridus and Thermoplasma acidophilum, key enzymes of the non-phosphorylative Entner-Doudoroff pathway, constitute a novel enzyme family within the aldehyde dehydrogen. FEBS Lett. 2006;580:1198-204 pubmed publisher
    ..torridus enzyme. Sequence comparison and phylogenetic analysis define both GADHs as members of novel enzyme family within the aldehyde dehydrogenase superfamily...
  6. Reher M, Bott M, Sch nheit P. Characterization of glycerate kinase (2-phosphoglycerate forming), a key enzyme of the nonphosphorylative Entner-Doudoroff pathway, from the thermoacidophilic euryarchaeon Picrophilus torridus. FEMS Microbiol Lett. 2006;259:113-9 pubmed publisher
    ..and Thermoproteus tenax, for which the operation of nonphosphorylative ED pathways, involving 2-phosphoglycerate forming glycerate kinases, has been proposed...
  7. Reher M, Fuhrer T, Bott M, Sch nheit P. The nonphosphorylative Entner-Doudoroff pathway in the thermoacidophilic euryarchaeon Picrophilus torridus involves a novel 2-keto-3-deoxygluconate- specific aldolase. J Bacteriol. 2010;192:964-74 pubmed publisher
    ..torridus degrades glucose via a strictly nonphosphorylative ED pathway with a novel KDG-specific aldolase, thus excluding the operation of the branched ED pathway involving a bifunctional KD(P)GA as a key enzyme...
  8. Jeanguenin L, Lara N ez A, Pribat A, Mageroy M, Gregory J, Rice K, et al. Moonlighting glutamate formiminotransferases can functionally replace 5-formyltetrahydrofolate cycloligase. J Biol Chem. 2010;285:41557-66 pubmed publisher
    ..Collectively, these data indicate that FTs functionally replace 5-FCL in certain prokaryotes...
  9. Arora J, Goswami K, Saha S. Characterization of the replication initiator Orc1/Cdc6 from the Archaeon Picrophilus torridus. J Bacteriol. 2014;196:276-86 pubmed publisher
    ..This mechanism may involve other yet to be identified archaeal proteins...
  10. Angelov A, Putyrski M, Liebl W. Molecular and biochemical characterization of alpha-glucosidase and alpha-mannosidase and their clustered genes from the thermoacidophilic archaeon Picrophilus torridus. J Bacteriol. 2006;188:7123-31 pubmed publisher
    ..The probable physiological role of the two enzymes in the utilization of exogenous glycoproteins and/or in the turnover of the organism's own glycoproteins is discussed...

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. Kim B, Jung J, Hong E, Yee A, Arrowsmith C, Lee W. NMR structure of the conserved novel-fold protein TA0743 from Thermoplasma acidophilum. Proteins. 2006;62:819-21 pubmed
  2. Rossoni L, Hall S, Eastham G, Licence P, Stephens G. The Putative mevalonate diphosphate decarboxylase from Picrophilus torridus is in reality a mevalonate-3-kinase with high potential for bioproduction of isobutene. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2015;81:2625-34 pubmed publisher
    ..M3K is a key enzyme of the novel MVA pathway discovered very recently in Thermoplasma acidophilum. We suggest that P. torridus metabolizes MVA by the same pathway. ..
  3. Aihara T, Ito T, Yamanaka Y, Noguchi K, Odaka M, Sekine M, et al. Structural and functional characterization of aspartate racemase from the acidothermophilic archaeon Picrophilus torridus. Extremophiles. 2016;20:385-93 pubmed publisher
    ..In contrast, both D-proline and D-alanine were observed. Because Picrophilus aspartate racemase is highly specific to aspartate, other amino acid racemases might exist in Picrophilus torridus. ..
  4. Angelov A, Fütterer O, Valerius O, Braus G, Liebl W. Properties of the recombinant glucose/galactose dehydrogenase from the extreme thermoacidophile, Picrophilus torridus. FEBS J. 2005;272:1054-62 pubmed
    ..torridus, 60 degrees C, the half-life of NADPH at pH 4.6 was merely 2.4 min, and only 1.7 min at 65 degrees C (maximum growth temperature). This finding suggests a rapid turnover of NADPH in Picrophilus...
  5. Reher M, Sch nheit P. Glyceraldehyde dehydrogenases from the thermoacidophilic euryarchaeota Picrophilus torridus and Thermoplasma acidophilum, key enzymes of the non-phosphorylative Entner-Doudoroff pathway, constitute a novel enzyme family within the aldehyde dehydrogen. FEBS Lett. 2006;580:1198-204 pubmed publisher
    ..torridus enzyme. Sequence comparison and phylogenetic analysis define both GADHs as members of novel enzyme family within the aldehyde dehydrogenase superfamily...
  6. Reher M, Bott M, Sch nheit P. Characterization of glycerate kinase (2-phosphoglycerate forming), a key enzyme of the nonphosphorylative Entner-Doudoroff pathway, from the thermoacidophilic euryarchaeon Picrophilus torridus. FEMS Microbiol Lett. 2006;259:113-9 pubmed publisher
    ..and Thermoproteus tenax, for which the operation of nonphosphorylative ED pathways, involving 2-phosphoglycerate forming glycerate kinases, has been proposed...
  7. Reher M, Fuhrer T, Bott M, Sch nheit P. The nonphosphorylative Entner-Doudoroff pathway in the thermoacidophilic euryarchaeon Picrophilus torridus involves a novel 2-keto-3-deoxygluconate- specific aldolase. J Bacteriol. 2010;192:964-74 pubmed publisher
    ..torridus degrades glucose via a strictly nonphosphorylative ED pathway with a novel KDG-specific aldolase, thus excluding the operation of the branched ED pathway involving a bifunctional KD(P)GA as a key enzyme...
  8. Jeanguenin L, Lara N ez A, Pribat A, Mageroy M, Gregory J, Rice K, et al. Moonlighting glutamate formiminotransferases can functionally replace 5-formyltetrahydrofolate cycloligase. J Biol Chem. 2010;285:41557-66 pubmed publisher
    ..Collectively, these data indicate that FTs functionally replace 5-FCL in certain prokaryotes...
  9. Arora J, Goswami K, Saha S. Characterization of the replication initiator Orc1/Cdc6 from the Archaeon Picrophilus torridus. J Bacteriol. 2014;196:276-86 pubmed publisher
    ..This mechanism may involve other yet to be identified archaeal proteins...
  10. Angelov A, Putyrski M, Liebl W. Molecular and biochemical characterization of alpha-glucosidase and alpha-mannosidase and their clustered genes from the thermoacidophilic archaeon Picrophilus torridus. J Bacteriol. 2006;188:7123-31 pubmed publisher
    ..The probable physiological role of the two enzymes in the utilization of exogenous glycoproteins and/or in the turnover of the organism's own glycoproteins is discussed...