thermoanaerobacter

Summary

Summary: A genus of gram-positive, anaerobic bacteria in the family Thermoanaerobacteriaceae. Cultures consist of rods interspersed with coccoid cells.

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  1. Jenkins J, Krucinska J, McCarty R, Bandarian V, Wedekind J. Comparison of a preQ1 riboswitch aptamer in metabolite-bound and free states with implications for gene regulation. J Biol Chem. 2011;286:24626-37 pubmed publisher
    ..Here we present crystal structures of the preQ(1) riboswitch from Thermoanaerobacter tengcongensis in the preQ(1)-bound and free states...
  2. Qian Z, Wang Q, Tong W, Zhou C, Wang Q, Liu S. Regulation of galactose metabolism through the HisK:GalR two-component system in Thermoanaerobacter tengcongensis. J Bacteriol. 2010;192:4311-6 pubmed publisher
    b>Thermoanaerobacter tengcongensis could utilize galactose as a carbon source via the enzymes encoded by a novel gal operon, whose regulation mechanism has yet to be elucidated. We propose here that the gal operon in T...
  3. Royter M, Schmidt M, Elend C, Höbenreich H, Schafer T, Bornscheuer U, et al. Thermostable lipases from the extreme thermophilic anaerobic bacteria Thermoanaerobacter thermohydrosulfuricus SOL1 and Caldanaerobacter subterraneus subsp. tengcongensis. Extremophiles. 2009;13:769-83 pubmed publisher
    ..genes encoding for heat and solvent stable lipases from strictly anaerobic extreme thermophilic bacteria Thermoanaerobacter thermohydrosulfuricus (LipTth) and Caldanaerobacter subterraneus subsp...
  4. Gao P, Tang Q, An X, Yan X, Liang D. Structure of HsdS subunit from Thermoanaerobacter tengcongensis sheds lights on mechanism of dynamic opening and closing of type I methyltransferase. PLoS ONE. 2011;6:e17346 pubmed publisher
    ..The 1.95 Å crystal structure of the specificity subunit from Thermoanaerobacter tengcongensis (TTE-HsdS) shows an unreported open form inter-domain orientation of this subunit...
  5. Zheng Y, Xue Y, Zhang Y, Zhou C, Schwaneberg U, Ma Y. Cloning, expression, and characterization of a thermostable glucoamylase from Thermoanaerobacter tengcongensis MB4. Appl Microbiol Biotechnol. 2010;87:225-33 pubmed publisher
    A thermostable glucoamylase (TtcGA) from Thermoanaerobacter tengcongensis MB4 was successfully expressed in Escherichia coli...
  6. Liu J, Pei H, Mei S, Li J, Zhou L, Xiang H. Replication initiator DnaA interacts with an anti-terminator NusG in T. tengcongensis. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 2008;371:573-7 pubmed publisher
    ..Through screening the interaction between TtDnaA and the transcription machinery in Thermoanaerobacter tengcongensis by yeast two-hybrid assays, we found for the first time that the TtDnaA could interact with an ..
  7. Yao S, Mikkelsen M. Identification and overexpression of a bifunctional aldehyde/alcohol dehydrogenase responsible for ethanol production in Thermoanaerobacter mathranii. J Mol Microbiol Biotechnol. 2010;19:123-33 pubmed publisher
    b>Thermoanaerobacter mathranii contains four genes, adhA, adhB, bdhA and adhE, predicted to code for alcohol dehydrogenases involved in ethanol metabolism...
  8. Lin L, Song H, Ji Y, He Z, Pu Y, Zhou J, et al. Ultrasound-mediated DNA transformation in thermophilic gram-positive anaerobes. PLoS ONE. 2010;5:e12582 pubmed publisher
    ..Thermophilic, Gram-positive, anaerobic bacteria (TGPAs) are generally recalcitrant to chemical and electrotransformation due to their special cell-wall structure and the low intrinsic permeability of plasma membranes...
  9. Lee Y, Dashti M, Prange A, Rainey F, Rohde M, Whitman W, et al. Thermoanaerobacter sulfurigignens sp. nov., an anaerobic thermophilic bacterium that reduces 1 M thiosulfate to elemental sulfur and tolerates 90 mM sulfite. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2007;57:1429-34 pubmed
    ..The 16S rRNA gene sequence analysis, however, indicated that the two strains belonged to the genus Thermoanaerobacter, with similarities in the range 95.6-92.7 %...

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  1. Lee Y, Prange A, Lichtenberg H, Rohde M, Dashti M, Wiegel J. In situ analysis of sulfur species in sulfur globules produced from thiosulfate by Thermoanaerobacter sulfurigignens and Thermoanaerobacterium thermosulfurigenes. J Bacteriol. 2007;189:7525-9 pubmed
    The Firmicutes Thermoanaerobacter sulfurigignens and Thermoanaerobacterium thermosulfurigenes convert thiosulfate, forming sulfur globules inside and outside cells...
  2. Georgieva T, Mikkelsen M, Ahring B. Ethanol production from wet-exploded wheat straw hydrolysate by thermophilic anaerobic bacterium Thermoanaerobacter BG1L1 in a continuous immobilized reactor. Appl Biochem Biotechnol. 2008;145:99-110 pubmed publisher
    ..The organism, thermophilic anaerobic bacterium Thermoanaerobacter BG1L1, exhibited significant resistance to high levels of acetic acid (up to 10 g/l) and other metabolic ..
  3. Zhou Q, Shao W. Molecular genetic characterization of the thermostable L-lactate dehydrogenase gene (ldhL) of Thermoanaerobacter ethanolicus JW200 and biochemical characterization of the enzyme. Biochemistry (Mosc). 2010;75:526-30 pubmed
    The structural gene ldhL for a thermostable L-(+)-lactate dehydrogenase was cloned from Thermoanaerobacter ethanolicus JW200...
  4. Verbeke T, Zhang X, Henrissat B, Spicer V, Rydzak T, Krokhin O, et al. Genomic evaluation of Thermoanaerobacter spp. for the construction of designer co-cultures to improve lignocellulosic biofuel production. PLoS ONE. 2013;8:e59362 pubmed publisher
    ..Strains of the genus Thermoanaerobacter have been studied for decades due to their innate abilities to produce comparatively high ethanol yields ..
  5. Meng B, Qian Z, Wei F, Wang W, Zhou C, Wang Z, et al. Proteomic analysis on the temperature-dependent complexes in Thermoanaerobacter tengcongensis. Proteomics. 2009;9:3189-200 pubmed publisher
    ..b>Thermoanaerobacter tengcongensis was cultured at three different temperatures (55, 75 and 80 degrees C) and the extracts of ..
  6. Wagner I, Zhao W, Zhang C, Romanek C, Rohde M, Wiegel J. Thermoanaerobacter uzonensis sp. nov., an anaerobic thermophilic bacterium isolated from a hot spring within the Uzon Caldera, Kamchatka, Far East Russia. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2008;58:2565-73 pubmed publisher
    ..3 %) and anteiso-15 : 0 (5.3 %). 16S rRNA gene sequence analysis placed strain JW/IW010(T) in the genus Thermoanaerobacter of the family 'Thermoanaerobacteriaceae' (Firmicutes), with Thermoanaerobacter sulfurigignens JW/SL-NZ826(T) ..
  7. Pei J, Zhou Q, Jiang Y, Le Y, Li H, Shao W, et al. Thermoanaerobacter spp. control ethanol pathway via transcriptional regulation and versatility of key enzymes. Metab Eng. 2010;12:420-8 pubmed publisher
    Ethanologenic Thermoanaerobacter species produce ethanol from lignocellulose derived substrates at temperatures above 70 degrees C...
  8. Georgieva T, Ahring B. Evaluation of continuous ethanol fermentation of dilute-acid corn stover hydrolysate using thermophilic anaerobic bacterium Thermoanaerobacter BG1L1. Appl Microbiol Biotechnol. 2007;77:61-8 pubmed
    ..In this work, the thermophilic anaerobic bacterial strain Thermoanaerobacter BG1L1 was assessed for its ability to ferment undetoxified PCS hydrolysate in a continuous immobilized ..
  9. Liang C, Xue Y, Fioroni M, Rodríguez Ropero F, Zhou C, Schwaneberg U, et al. Cloning and characterization of a thermostable and halo-tolerant endoglucanase from Thermoanaerobacter tengcongensis MB4. Appl Microbiol Biotechnol. 2011;89:315-26 pubmed publisher
    A ?-1,4-endoglucanase (Cel5A) was cloned from the genomic DNA of saccharolytic thermophilic eubacterium Thermoanaerobacter tengcongensis MB4 and functionally expressed in Escherichia coli...
  10. Lin L, Song H, Tu Q, Qin Y, Zhou A, Liu W, et al. The Thermoanaerobacter glycobiome reveals mechanisms of pentose and hexose co-utilization in bacteria. PLoS Genet. 2011;7:e1002318 pubmed publisher
    ..Thus, this thermoanaerobic glycobiome reveals novel genetic features in carbon catabolism that may have immediate industrial implications and provides novel strategies and targets for fermentation and genome engineering...
  11. Pei H, Liu J, Li J, Guo A, Zhou J, Xiang H. Mechanism for the TtDnaA-Tt-oriC cooperative interaction at high temperature and duplex opening at an unusual AT-rich region in Thermoanaerobacter tengcongensis. Nucleic Acids Res. 2007;35:3087-99 pubmed
    b>Thermoanaerobacter tengcongensis is an anaerobic low-GC thermophilic bacterium...
  12. Verbeke T, Sparling R, Hill J, Links M, Levin D, Dumonceaux T. Predicting relatedness of bacterial genomes using the chaperonin-60 universal target (cpn60 UT): application to Thermoanaerobacter species. Syst Appl Microbiol. 2011;34:171-9 pubmed publisher
    ..These mathematical models were applied to a set of Thermoanaerobacter isolates from a wood chip compost pile and it was shown that both the one-gene cpn60 UT-based model and the ..
  13. Spitale R, Torelli A, Krucinska J, Bandarian V, Wedekind J. The structural basis for recognition of the PreQ0 metabolite by an unusually small riboswitch aptamer domain. J Biol Chem. 2009;284:11012-6 pubmed publisher
    ..The structure offers insight into the mode of ribosome-binding site sequestration by a minimal RNA fold stabilized by metabolite binding and has implications for understanding the molecular basis by which bacterial genes are regulated...
  14. Shaw A, Hogsett D, Lynd L. Natural competence in Thermoanaerobacter and Thermoanaerobacterium species. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2010;76:4713-9 pubmed publisher
    ..Here, we report evidence of natural genetic competence in 13 Thermoanaerobacter and Thermoanaerobacterium strains previously believed to be difficult to transform or genetically ..
  15. Grosse S, Bergeron H, Imura A, Boyd J, Wang S, Kubota K, et al. Nature versus nurture in two highly enantioselective esterases from Bacillus cereus and Thermoanaerobacter tengcongensis. Microb Biotechnol. 2010;3:65-73 pubmed publisher
    ..principal findings of this study are: (i) the complete sequenced genomes of Bacillus cereus ATCC 14579 and Thermoanaerobacter tengcongensis MB4 contain a hitherto undescribed enantioselective and alkaliphilic esterase (BcEST and TtEST ..
  16. Li J, Liu J, Zhou J, Xiang H. Functional evaluation of four putative DNA-binding regions in Thermoanaerobacter tengcongensis reverse gyrase. Extremophiles. 2011;15:281-91 pubmed publisher
    ..paper, the functions of these regions in the enzymatic activity were evaluated by mutational analysis of the Thermoanaerobacter tengcongensis reverse gyrase (TtRG)...
  17. Feng X, Mouttaki H, Lin L, Huang R, Wu B, Hemme C, et al. Characterization of the central metabolic pathways in Thermoanaerobacter sp. strain X514 via isotopomer-assisted metabolite analysis. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2009;75:5001-8 pubmed publisher
    b>Thermoanaerobacter sp. strain X514 has great potential in biotechnology due to its capacity to ferment a range of C(5) and C(6) sugars to ethanol and other metabolites under thermophilic conditions...
  18. Verbeke T, Dumonceaux T, Wushke S, Cicek N, Levin D, Sparling R. Isolates of Thermoanaerobacter thermohydrosulfuricus from decaying wood compost display genetic and phenotypic microdiversity. FEMS Microbiol Ecol. 2011;78:473-87 pubmed publisher
    In this study, 12 strains of Thermoanaerobacter were isolated from a single decaying wood compost sample and subjected to genetic and phenotypic profiling...
  19. He Q, Hemme C, Jiang H, He Z, Zhou J. Mechanisms of enhanced cellulosic bioethanol fermentation by co-cultivation of Clostridium and Thermoanaerobacter spp. Bioresour Technol. 2011;102:9586-92 pubmed publisher
    ..Co-cultures of cellulolytic Clostridium thermocellum with non-cellulolytic Thermoanaerobacter strains (X514 and 39E) significantly improved ethanol production by 194-440%...
  20. Liu B, Wang C, Yang H, Tan H. Establishment of a genetic transformation system and its application in Thermoanaerobacter tengcongensis. J Genet Genomics. 2012;39:561-70 pubmed publisher
    The whole-genome sequence of Thermoanaerobacter tengcongensis, an anaerobic thermophilic bacterium isolated from the Tengchong hot spring in China, was completed in 2002...
  21. Shi L, Liu J, An X, Liang D. Crystal structure of glycerophosphodiester phosphodiesterase (GDPD) from Thermoanaerobacter tengcongensis, a metal ion-dependent enzyme: insight into the catalytic mechanism. Proteins. 2008;72:280-8 pubmed publisher
    ..We report the crystal structure of the Thermoanaerobacter tengcongensis GDPD (ttGDPD) at 1...
  22. Banas P, Sklenovsky P, Wedekind J, Sponer J, Otyepka M. Molecular mechanism of preQ1 riboswitch action: a molecular dynamics study. J Phys Chem B. 2012;116:12721-34 pubmed publisher
    ..Structures of the ligand-bound and ligand-free states of the preQ(1) riboswitch from Thermoanaerobacter tengcongensis were determined recently by X-ray crystallography...
  23. Navdaeva V, Zurbriggen A, Waltersperger S, Schneider P, Oberholzer A, Bähler P, et al. Phosphoenolpyruvate: sugar phosphotransferase system from the hyperthermophilic Thermoanaerobacter tengcongensis. Biochemistry. 2011;50:1184-93 pubmed publisher
    b>Thermoanaerobacter tengcongensis is a thermophilic eubacterium that has a phosphoenolpyruvate (PEP) sugar phosphotransferase system (PTS) of 22 proteins...
  24. Peng H, Fu B, Mao Z, Shao W. Electrotransformation of Thermoanaerobacter ethanolicus JW200. Biotechnol Lett. 2006;28:1913-7 pubmed
    Electrotransformation of Thermoanaerobacter ethanolicus JW200 was achieved using the plasmid, pTE16, and a pUC-based suicide vector, pTEA2...
  25. Chen Z, Wen B, Wang Q, Tong W, Guo J, Bai X, et al. Quantitative proteomics reveals the temperature-dependent proteins encoded by a series of cluster genes in thermoanaerobacter tengcongensis. Mol Cell Proteomics. 2013;12:2266-77 pubmed publisher
    ..b>Thermoanaerobacter tengcongensis (T...
  26. Georgieva T, Skiadas I, Ahring B. Effect of temperature on ethanol tolerance of a thermophilic anaerobic ethanol producer Thermoanaerobacter A10: modeling and simulation. Biotechnol Bioeng. 2007;98:1161-70 pubmed
    ..The ethanol tolerance of the thermophilic anaerobic ethanol-producing strain Thermoanaerobacter A10 was studied during batch tests of xylose fermentation at a temperature range of 50-70 degrees C with ..
  27. Olszewski M, Mickiewicz M, Kur J. Two highly thermostable paralogous single-stranded DNA-binding proteins from Thermoanaerobacter tengcongensis. Arch Microbiol. 2008;190:79-87 pubmed publisher
    The thermophilic bacterium Thermoanaerobacter tengcongensis has two single-stranded DNA-binding (SSB) proteins, designated TteSSB2 and TteSSB3...
  28. He Q, Lokken P, Chen S, Zhou J. Characterization of the impact of acetate and lactate on ethanolic fermentation by Thermoanaerobacter ethanolicus. Bioresour Technol. 2009;100:5955-65 pubmed publisher
    ..acids on ethanol production, varying levels of exogenous acetate or lactate were added into cultures of Thermoanaerobacter ethanolicus strain 39E with glucose, xylose or cellobiose as the sole fermentation substrate...
  29. Yao S, Mikkelsen M. Metabolic engineering to improve ethanol production in Thermoanaerobacter mathranii. Appl Microbiol Biotechnol. 2010;88:199-208 pubmed publisher
    b>Thermoanaerobacter mathranii can produce ethanol from lignocellulosic biomass at high temperatures, but its biotechnological exploitation will require metabolic engineering to increase its ethanol yield...
  30. Onyenwoke R, Kevbrin V, Lysenko A, Wiegel J. Thermoanaerobacter pseudethanolicus sp. nov., a thermophilic heterotrophic anaerobe from Yellowstone National Park. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2007;57:2191-3 pubmed
    Strain 39E(T), originally characterized as Clostridium thermohydrosulfuricum strain 39E and later renamed as Thermoanaerobacter ethanolicus strain 39E, shows less than 97 % 16S rRNA gene sequence similarity with the type strain of the ..
  31. Yao W, Shi L, Liang D. Crystal structure of scaffolding protein CheW from thermoanaerobacter tengcongensis. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 2007;361:1027-32 pubmed
    The crystal structure of the scaffolding protein CheW from Thermoanaerobacter tengcongensis (TtCheW) is reported with a resolution at 2.2A using molecular replacement...
  32. Musa M, Ziegelmann Fjeld K, Vieille C, Phillips R. Activity and selectivity of W110A secondary alcohol dehydrogenase from Thermoanaerobacter ethanolicus in organic solvents and ionic liquids: mono- and biphasic media. Org Biomol Chem. 2008;6:887-92 pubmed publisher
    ..ketones and the enantiospecific kinetic resolution of the corresponding racemic alcohols catalyzed by Thermoanaerobacter ethanolicus W110A secondary alcohol dehydrogenase were performed in mono- and biphasic systems containing ..
  33. Li J, Liu J, Zhou L, Pei H, Zhou J, Xiang H. Two distantly homologous DnaG primases from Thermoanaerobacter tengcongensis exhibit distinct initiation specificities and priming activities. J Bacteriol. 2010;192:2670-81 pubmed publisher
    ..analysis has revealed two distantly related dnaG genes, TtdnaG and TtdnaG(2), in the thermophilic bacterium Thermoanaerobacter tengcongensis...
  34. Zhang S, Yang H, Li L, Tian Y, Tan H. Novel ssDNA-binding properties of SSB2 and SSB3 from Thermoanaerobacter tengcongensis. Wei Sheng Wu Xue Bao. 2009;49:453-9 pubmed
    SSB2 and SSB3 are ssDNA-binding proteins of Thermoanaerobacter tengcongensis. This work aimed to disclose novel properties of both proteins.
  35. Hemme C, Fields M, He Q, Deng Y, Lin L, Tu Q, et al. Correlation of genomic and physiological traits of thermoanaerobacter species with biofuel yields. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2011;77:7998-8008 pubmed publisher
    Thermophilic anaerobic noncellulolytic Thermoanaerobacter species are of great biotechnological importance in cellulosic ethanol production due to their ability to produce high ethanol yields by simultaneous fermentation of hexose and ..
  36. Rao L, Xue Y, Zhou C, Tao J, Li G, Lu J, et al. A thermostable esterase from Thermoanaerobacter tengcongensis opening up a new family of bacterial lipolytic enzymes. Biochim Biophys Acta. 2011;1814:1695-702 pubmed publisher
    An unidentified ?/? hydrolase gene lipA3 from thermostable eubacterium species Thermoanaerobacter tengcongensis MB4 was cloned and heterologously expressed by Escherichia coli BL21(DE3)pLysS...
  37. Gong Z, Zhao Y, Chen C, Xiao Y. Computational study of unfolding and regulation mechanism of preQ1 riboswitches. PLoS ONE. 2012;7:e45239 pubmed publisher
    ..These results are also useful to understand the regulation mechanism of other riboswitches with free-state 3D structures similar to their bound states...
  38. Tong W, Chen Z, Cao Z, Wang Q, Zhang J, Bai X, et al. Robustness analysis of a constraint-based metabolic model links cell growth and proteomics of Thermoanaerobacter tengcongensis under temperature perturbation. Mol Biosyst. 2013;9:713-22 pubmed publisher
    ..Because the metabolic pathways of Thermoanaerobacter tengcongensis (T...
  39. Cuneo M, Tian Y, Allert M, Hellinga H. The backbone structure of the thermophilic Thermoanaerobacter tengcongensis ribose binding protein is essentially identical to its mesophilic E. coli homolog. BMC Struct Biol. 2008;8:20 pubmed publisher
    ..Of particular interest are pairs of homologous structures that are structurally very similar, but differ significantly in thermal stability...
  40. Wang J, Zhao C, Meng B, Xie J, Zhou C, Chen X, et al. The proteomic alterations of Thermoanaerobacter tengcongensis cultured at different temperatures. Proteomics. 2007;7:1409-19 pubmed
    b>Thermoanaerobacter tengcongensis, one of many thermophilic organisms, survives harsh living conditions in temperatures ranging from 50 to 80 degrees C...
  41. Pei J, Zhou Q, Jing Q, Li L, Dai C, Li H, et al. The mechanism for regulating ethanol fermentation by redox levels in Thermoanaerobacter ethanolicus. Metab Eng. 2011;13:186-93 pubmed publisher
    ..was isolated by DNA affinity chromatography, and corresponding gene was mined from genomic sequences of Thermoanaerobacter spp...
  42. Willquist K, Zeidan A, Van Niel E. Physiological characteristics of the extreme thermophile Caldicellulosiruptor saccharolyticus: an efficient hydrogen cell factory. Microb Cell Fact. 2010;9:89 pubmed publisher
    ..saccharolyticus by both redox and energy metabolism. Suggestions for strategies to overcome the current challenges facing the potential use of the organism in hydrogen production are also discussed...
  43. Zhou C, Xue Y, Ma Y. Enhancing the thermostability of alpha-glucosidase from Thermoanaerobacter tengcongensis MB4 by single proline substitution. J Biosci Bioeng. 2010;110:12-7 pubmed publisher
    ..compared five thermostable alpha-glucosidases and the moderate thermostable alpha-glucosidase (TtGluA) from Thermoanaerobacter tengcongensis MB4...
  44. Ha J, Shinsky S, Loh S. Stepwise conversion of a binding protein to a fluorescent switch: application to Thermoanaerobacter tengcongensis ribose binding protein. Biochemistry. 2013;52:600-12 pubmed publisher
    ..Here, we apply the AFF mechanism to create several ribose-sensing proteins derived from Thermoanaerobacter tengcongensis ribose binding protein...
  45. Lin H, Chuang H, Lin F. Biochemical characterization of engineered amylopullulanase from Thermoanaerobacter ethanolicus 39E-implicating the non-necessity of its 100 C-terminal amino acid residues. Extremophiles. 2008;12:641-50 pubmed publisher
    The functional and structural significance of the C-terminal region of Thermoanaerobacter ethanolicus 39E amylopullulanase (TetApu) was explored using C-terminal truncation mutagenesis...
  46. Koma D, Yamanaka H, Moriyoshi K, Ohmoto T, Sakai K. Overexpression and characterization of thermostable serine protease in Escherichia coli encoded by the ORF TTE0824 from Thermoanaerobacter tengcongensis. Extremophiles. 2007;11:769-79 pubmed
    A novel extracellular serine protease derived from Thermoanaerobacter tengcongensis, designated tengconlysin, was successfully overexpressed in Escherichia coli as a soluble protein by recombination of an N-terminal Pel B leader sequence ..
  47. Montange R, Batey R. Structure of the S-adenosylmethionine riboswitch regulatory mRNA element. Nature. 2006;441:1172-5 pubmed
    ..9-angstroms resolution crystal structure of an S-adenosylmethionine (SAM)-responsive riboswitch from Thermoanaerobacter tengcongensis complexed with S-adenosylmethionine, an RNA element that controls the expression of several ..
  48. Qian Z, Wang J, Zhou C, Ma Y, Liu S. [Expression and catalysis of glucokinase of Thermoanaerobacter tengcongensis at different temperatures]. Wei Sheng Wu Xue Bao. 2006;46:243-8 pubmed
    According to analysis of proteomic profiling for Thermoanaerobacter tencongensis, TTE0090 could be a novel gene of glucokianse (GLK), though no GLK gene was annotated in the genomic data...
  49. Chen Q, Liang Y, Su X, Gu X, Zheng X, Luo M. Alternative IMP binding in feedback inhibition of hypoxanthine-guanine phosphoribosyltransferase from Thermoanaerobacter tengcongensis. J Mol Biol. 2005;348:1199-210 pubmed
    Crystal structures of Thermoanaerobacter tengcongensis hypoxanthine-guanine phosphoribosyltransferase (HGPRT) apoenzyme and the enzyme-inosine monophosphate (IMP) complex have been determined to 2.5A and 2.2A resolution, respectively...
  50. Ren Y, Dai X, Zhou J, Liu J, Pei H, Xiang H. Gene expression and molecular characterization of a thermostable trehalose phosphorylase from Thermoanaerobacter tengcongensis. Sci China C Life Sci. 2005;48:221-7 pubmed
    ..degradation and synthesis from alpha-glucose-1-phosphate (alpha-Glc-1-P) and glucose, was cloned from Thermoanaerobacter tengcongensis and successfully expressed in Escherichia coli...
  51. Olea C, Kuriyan J, Marletta M. Modulating heme redox potential through protein-induced porphyrin distortion. J Am Chem Soc. 2010;132:12794-5 pubmed publisher
    ..Using the heme nitric oxide/oxygen binding (H-NOX) protein from the thermophilic bacterium Thermoanaerobacter tengcongensis, we have shown that heme electronic properties can be modulated by porphyrin distortion within ..
  52. Liu M, Zhang L, Zhang L, Yao J, Yang P, Lu H. Approach for identification and quantification of C-terminal peptides: incorporation of isotopic arginine labeling based on oxazolone chemistry. Anal Chem. 2013;85:10745-53 pubmed publisher
    ..16 to 10.91%. Finally, the approach was used to analyze the C-termini from Thermoanaerobacter tengcongensis , which was cultured under different temperatures...
  53. Liu H, Lan G, Liu Q, Cao Y, Deng Y, Zhang H. [Isolation and identification of a thermophilic anaerobic bacterium]. Wei Sheng Wu Xue Bao. 2010;50:1525-31 pubmed
    ..Therefore, strain HL-3 may be a new spieces of the Thermoanaerobacter, and the definitive classification positioning is still awaiting for further verified with the method of ..
  54. Liang M, Chen M, Liu X, Zhai Y, Liu X, Zhang H, et al. Bioconversion of D-galactose to D-tagatose: continuous packed bed reaction with an immobilized thermostable L-arabinose isomerase and efficient purification by selective microbial degradation. Appl Microbiol Biotechnol. 2012;93:1469-74 pubmed publisher
    ..L-arabinose isomerase from Thermoanaerobacter mathranii (TMAI) was recombinantly overexpressed and immobilized in calcium alginate...
  55. Struchtemeyer C, Davis J, Elshahed M. Influence of the drilling mud formulation process on the bacterial communities in thermogenic natural gas wells of the Barnett Shale. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2011;77:4744-53 pubmed publisher
    ..Our results suggest a possible alternative exogenous origin of such phylotypes via enrichment and introduction to oil and natural gas reservoirs during the drilling process...
  56. Hassler B, Kohli N, Zeikus J, Lee I, Worden R. Renewable dehydrogenase-based interfaces for bioelectronic applications. Langmuir. 2007;23:7127-33 pubmed