desulfitobacterium

Summary

Summary: A genus of anaerobic, gram-positive bacteria in the family Peptococcaceae, that reductively dechlorinates CHLOROPHENOLS.

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  1. Pop S, Kolarik R, Ragsdale S. Regulation of anaerobic dehalorespiration by the transcriptional activator CprK. J Biol Chem. 2004;279:49910-8 pubmed
    Desulfomonile, Desulfitobacterium, and Dehalobacter are anaerobic microbes that can derive energy from the reductive dehalogenation of chlorinated organic compounds, many of which are environmental pollutants...
  2. Villemur R, Lanthier M, Beaudet R, Lepine F. The Desulfitobacterium genus. FEMS Microbiol Rev. 2006;30:706-33 pubmed
    b>Desulfitobacterium spp. are strictly anaerobic bacteria that were first isolated from environments contaminated by halogenated organic compounds...
  3. Gabor K, Hailesellasse Sene K, Smidt H, de Vos W, van der Oost J. Divergent roles of CprK paralogues from Desulfitobacterium hafniense in activating gene expression. Microbiology. 2008;154:3686-96 pubmed publisher
    ..nitrate reduction regulator (CRP-FNR) family of transcriptional regulators that are encoded in the genome of Desulfitobacterium hafniense DCB-2 and possibly regulate expression of genes involved in the energy-conserving terminal ..
  4. Maes A, Van Raemdonck H, Smith K, Ossieur W, Lebbe L, Verstraete W. Transport and activity of Desulfitobacterium dichloroeliminans strain DCA1 during bioaugmentation of 1,2-DCA-contaminated groundwater. Environ Sci Technol. 2006;40:5544-52 pubmed
    The transport and activity of Desulfitobacterium dichloroeliminans strain DCA1 in 1,2-dichloroethane (1,2-DCA)-contaminated groundwater have been evaluated through an in situ bioaugmentation test at an industrial site (Belgium)...
  5. Marzorati M, de Ferra F, Van Raemdonck H, Borin S, Allifranchini E, Carpani G, et al. A novel reductive dehalogenase, identified in a contaminated groundwater enrichment culture and in Desulfitobacterium dichloroeliminans strain DCA1, is linked to dehalogenation of 1,2-dichloroethane. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2007;73:2990-9 pubmed
    ..A very similar RD gene cluster with 98% identity in the dcaA gene sequence was identified in Desulfitobacterium dichloroeliminans strain DCA1, the only known isolate that selectively dechlorinates 1,2-DCA but not ..
  6. Bisaillon A, Beaudet R, Lepine F, Déziel E, Villemur R. Identification and characterization of a novel CprA reductive dehalogenase specific to highly chlorinated phenols from Desulfitobacterium hafniense strain PCP-1. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2010;76:7536-40 pubmed publisher
    b>Desulfitobacterium hafniense strain PCP-1 reductively dechlorinates pentachlorophenol (PCP) to 3-chlorophenol and a variety of halogenated aromatic compounds at the ortho, meta, and para positions...
  7. Kalan L, Ebert S, Kelly T, Wright G. Noncanonical vancomycin resistance cluster from Desulfitobacterium hafniense Y51. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2009;53:2841-5 pubmed publisher
    ..The genome sequence of the anaerobic, gram-positive, dehalogenating bacterium Desulfitobacterium hafniense Y51 revealed a predicted vanA homolog; however, it exists in a vanAWK-murFX cluster, unlike those ..
  8. Fletcher K, Ritalahti K, Pennell K, Takamizawa K, Löffler F. Resolution of culture Clostridium bifermentans DPH-1 into two populations, a Clostridium sp. and tetrachloroethene-dechlorinating Desulfitobacterium hafniense strain JH1. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2008;74:6141-3 pubmed publisher
    ..and PCE-dechlorinating Desulfitobacterium hafniense strain JH1...
  9. Milliken C, Meier G, Watts J, Sowers K, May H. Microbial anaerobic demethylation and dechlorination of chlorinated hydroquinone metabolites synthesized by basidiomycete fungi. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2004;70:385-92 pubmed
    ..Screening of several dehalogenating bacteria revealed that Desulfitobacterium hafniense strains DCB2 and PCP1, Desulfitobacterium chlororespirans strain Co23, and Desulfitobacterium ..

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  1. Smits T, Devenoges C, Szynalski K, Maillard J, Holliger C. Development of a real-time PCR method for quantification of the three genera Dehalobacter, Dehalococcoides, and Desulfitobacterium in microbial communities. J Microbiol Methods. 2004;57:369-78 pubmed
    ..curves based on plasmids containing a 16S rRNA gene of a member of one of the three genera Dehalobacter, Desulfitobacterium, and Dehalococcoides...
  2. Thibodeau J, Gauthier A, Duguay M, Villemur R, Lepine F, Juteau P, et al. Purification, cloning, and sequencing of a 3,5-dichlorophenol reductive dehalogenase from Desulfitobacterium frappieri PCP-1. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2004;70:4532-7 pubmed
    A membrane-associated 3,5-dichlorophenol reductive dehalogenase was isolated from Desulfitobacterium frappieri PCP-1...
  3. Mazon H, Gabor K, Leys D, Heck A, van der Oost J, van den Heuvel R. Transcriptional activation by CprK1 is regulated by protein structural changes induced by effector binding and redox state. J Biol Chem. 2007;282:11281-90 pubmed
    The transcriptional activator CprK1 from Desulfitobacterium-hafniense, a member of the ubiquitous cAMP receptor protein/fumarate nitrate reduction regulatory protein family, activates transcription of genes encoding proteins involved in ..
  4. Kim S, Harzman C, Davis J, Hutcheson R, Broderick J, Marsh T, et al. Genome sequence of Desulfitobacterium hafniense DCB-2, a Gram-positive anaerobe capable of dehalogenation and metal reduction. BMC Microbiol. 2012;12:21 pubmed publisher
    The genome of the Gram-positive, metal-reducing, dehalorespiring Desulfitobacterium hafniense DCB-2 was sequenced in order to gain insights into its metabolic capacities, adaptive physiology, and regulatory machineries, and to compare ..
  5. Pop S, Gupta N, Raza A, Ragsdale S. Transcriptional activation of dehalorespiration. Identification of redox-active cysteines regulating dimerization and DNA binding. J Biol Chem. 2006;281:26382-90 pubmed
    b>Desulfitobacterium dehalogenans can use chlorinated aromatics including polychlorinated biphenyls as electron acceptors in a process called dehalorespiration...
  6. Kreher S, Schilhabel A, Diekert G. Enzymes involved in the anoxic utilization of phenyl methyl ethers by Desulfitobacterium hafniense DCB2 and Desulfitobacterium hafniense PCE-S. Arch Microbiol. 2008;190:489-95 pubmed publisher
    Phenyl methyl ethers are utilized by Desulfitobacterium hafniense DCB2 and Desulfitobacterium hafniense PCE-S; the methyl group derived from the O-demethylation of these substrates can be used as electron donor for anaerobic fumarate ..
  7. Herring S, Ambrogelly A, Gundllapalli S, O Donoghue P, Polycarpo C, Soll D. The amino-terminal domain of pyrrolysyl-tRNA synthetase is dispensable in vitro but required for in vivo activity. FEBS Lett. 2007;581:3197-203 pubmed
    Pyrrolysine (Pyl) is co-translationally inserted into a subset of proteins in the Methanosarcinaceae and in Desulfitobacterium hafniense programmed by an in-frame UAG stop codon...
  8. Herring S, Ambrogelly A, Polycarpo C, Soll D. Recognition of pyrrolysine tRNA by the Desulfitobacterium hafniense pyrrolysyl-tRNA synthetase. Nucleic Acids Res. 2007;35:1270-8 pubmed
    ..tRNA(Pyl) (pylT) and PylRS (pylS) are found in all members of the archaeal family Methanosarcinaceae, and in Desulfitobacterium hafniense. The activation and aminoacylation properties of D...
  9. Morita Y, Futagami T, Goto M, Furukawa K. Functional characterization of the trigger factor protein PceT of tetrachloroethene-dechlorinating Desulfitobacterium hafniense Y51. Appl Microbiol Biotechnol. 2009;83:775-81 pubmed publisher
    b>Desulfitobacterium hafniense strain Y51 dechlorinates tetrachloroethene to cis-1,2-dichloroethene (cis-DCE) via trichloroethene by the action of the PceA reductive dehalogenase encoded by pceA...
  10. Futagami T, Yamaguchi T, Nakayama S, Goto M, Furukawa K. Effects of chloromethanes on growth of and deletion of the pce gene cluster in dehalorespiring Desulfitobacterium hafniense strain Y51. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2006;72:5998-6003 pubmed
    The dehalorespiring Desulfitobacterium hafniense strain Y51 efficiently dechlorinates tetrachloroethene (PCE) to cis-1,2-dichloroethene (cis-DCE) via trichloroethene by PceA reductive dehalogenase encoded by the pceA gene...
  11. Gabor K, Verissimo C, Cyran B, Ter Horst P, Meijer N, Smidt H, et al. Characterization of CprK1, a CRP/FNR-type transcriptional regulator of halorespiration from Desulfitobacterium hafniense. J Bacteriol. 2006;188:2604-13 pubmed
    ..Here we report the characterization of the CprK1 protein from Desulfitobacterium hafniense, an anaerobic low-G+C gram-positive bacterium that is capable of reductive dechlorination of 3-..
  12. Duret A, Holliger C, Maillard J. The physiological opportunism of Desulfitobacterium hafniense strain TCE1 towards organohalide respiration with tetrachloroethene. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2012;78:6121-7 pubmed publisher
    b>Desulfitobacterium hafniense strain TCE1 is capable of metabolically reducing tetra- and trichloroethenes by organohalide respiration...
  13. Futagami T, Tsuboi Y, Suyama A, Goto M, Furukawa K. Emergence of two types of nondechlorinating variants in the tetrachloroethene-halorespiring Desulfitobacterium sp. strain Y51. Appl Microbiol Biotechnol. 2006;70:720-8 pubmed
    b>Desulfitobacterium sp. strain Y51 exhibits a strong dechlorinating activity for tetrachloroethene (PCE), converting it to cis-1,2-dichloroethene via trichloroethene by the action of the PceA reductive dehalogenase (encoded by pceA)...
  14. Gauthier A, Beaudet R, Lepine F, Juteau P, Villemur R. Occurrence and expression of crdA and cprA5 encoding chloroaromatic reductive dehalogenases in Desulfitobacterium strains. Can J Microbiol. 2006;52:47-55 pubmed
    b>Desulfitobacterium hafniense PCP-1 (formerly frappieri PCP-1) has two reductive dehalogenases (RDases) that have been characterized...
  15. Cichocka D, Siegert M, Imfeld G, Andert J, Beck K, Diekert G, et al. Factors controlling the carbon isotope fractionation of tetra- and trichloroethene during reductive dechlorination by Sulfurospirillum ssp. and Desulfitobacterium sp. strain PCE-S. FEMS Microbiol Ecol. 2007;62:98-107 pubmed
    ..Growing cells of Sulfurospirillum multivorans, Sulfurospirillum halorespirans, or Desulfitobacterium sp...
  16. Maillard J, Regeard C, Holliger C. Isolation and characterization of Tn-Dha1, a transposon containing the tetrachloroethene reductive dehalogenase of Desulfitobacterium hafniense strain TCE1. Environ Microbiol. 2005;7:107-17 pubmed
    ..the gene responsible for tetrachloroethene (PCE) reductive dechlorination activity, was isolated from Desulfitobacterium hafniense strain TCE1...
  17. Furukawa K, Suyama A, Tsuboi Y, Futagami T, Goto M. Biochemical and molecular characterization of a tetrachloroethene dechlorinating Desulfitobacterium sp. strain Y51: a review. J Ind Microbiol Biotechnol. 2005;32:534-41 pubmed
    A strict anaerobic bacterium, Desulfitobacterium sp...
  18. Rouzeau Szynalski K, Maillard J, Holliger C. Frequent concomitant presence of Desulfitobacterium spp. and "Dehalococcoides" spp. in chloroethene-dechlorinating microbial communities. Appl Microbiol Biotechnol. 2011;90:361-8 pubmed publisher
    ..quot;Dehalococcoides" spp. and Desulfitobacterium spp...
  19. Levy C, Pike K, Heyes D, Joyce M, Gabor K, Smidt H, et al. Molecular basis of halorespiration control by CprK, a CRP-FNR type transcriptional regulator. Mol Microbiol. 2008;70:151-67 pubmed publisher
    ..The transcriptional regulator CprK from Desulfitobacterium spp...
  20. Milliken C, May H. Sustained generation of electricity by the spore-forming, Gram-positive, Desulfitobacterium hafniense strain DCB2. Appl Microbiol Biotechnol. 2007;73:1180-9 pubmed
    b>Desulfitobacterium hafniense strain DCB2 generates electricity in microbial fuel cells (MFCs) when humic acids or the humate analog anthraquinone-2,6-disulfonate (AQDS) is added as an electron-carrying mediator...
  21. Bisaillon A, Beaudet R, Lepine F, Villemur R. Quantitative analysis of the relative transcript levels of four chlorophenol reductive dehalogenase genes in Desulfitobacterium hafniense PCP-1 exposed to chlorophenols. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2011;77:6261-4 pubmed publisher
    ..the transcript levels of the four CprA-type reductive dehalogenase genes (cprA2, cprA3, cprA4, and cprA5) in Desulfitobacterium hafniense PCP-1 were measured in cultures exposed to chlorophenols...
  22. Yang Y, Ramelot T, Cort J, Wang H, Ciccosanti C, Jiang M, et al. Solution NMR structure of Dsy0195 homodimer from Desulfitobacterium hafniense: first structure representative of the YabP domain family of proteins involved in spore coat assembly. J Struct Funct Genomics. 2011;12:175-9 pubmed publisher
    ..The 62-residue fragment of Dsy0195 from Desulfitobacterium hafniense, which belongs to the YabP family, exists as a homodimer in solution under the conditions used for ..
  23. Peng X, Yamamoto S, Vertès A, Keresztes G, Inatomi K, Inui M, et al. Global transcriptome analysis of the tetrachloroethene-dechlorinating bacterium Desulfitobacterium hafniense Y51 in the presence of various electron donors and terminal electron acceptors. J Ind Microbiol Biotechnol. 2012;39:255-68 pubmed publisher
    b>Desulfitobacterium hafniense Y51 is a dechlorinating bacterium that encodes an unusually large set of O-demethylase paralogs and specialized respiratory systems including specialized electron donors and acceptors...
  24. Lanthier M, Juteau P, Lepine F, Beaudet R, Villemur R. Desulfitobacterium hafniense is present in a high proportion within the biofilms of a high-performance pentachlorophenol-degrading, methanogenic fixed-film reactor. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2005;71:1058-65 pubmed
    ..With PCR species-specific primers, the presence of the halorespiring bacterium Desulfitobacterium hafniense in the biofilm was detected very early during the reactor acclimation period. D...
  25. Fletcher K, Boyanov M, Thomas S, Wu Q, Kemner K, Löffler F. U(VI) reduction to mononuclear U(IV) by Desulfitobacterium species. Environ Sci Technol. 2010;44:4705-9 pubmed publisher
    ..This study demonstrates that U(VI) reduction is a common trait of Gram-positive Desulfitobacterium spp...
  26. Nonaka H, Keresztes G, Shinoda Y, Ikenaga Y, Abe M, Naito K, et al. Complete genome sequence of the dehalorespiring bacterium Desulfitobacterium hafniense Y51 and comparison with Dehalococcoides ethenogenes 195. J Bacteriol. 2006;188:2262-74 pubmed
    b>Desulfitobacterium strains have the ability to dechlorinate halogenated compounds under anaerobic conditions by dehalorespiration...
  27. Ye L, Schilhabel A, Bartram S, Boland W, Diekert G. Reductive dehalogenation of brominated ethenes by Sulfurospirillum multivorans and Desulfitobacterium hafniense PCE-S. Environ Microbiol. 2010;12:501-9 pubmed publisher
    Sulfurospirillum multivorans and Desulfitobacterium hafniense PCE-S are anaerobes that can utilize tetrachloroethene (PCE) as an electron acceptor in their energy metabolism...
  28. Joyce M, Levy C, Gabor K, Pop S, Biehl B, Doukov T, et al. CprK crystal structures reveal mechanism for transcriptional control of halorespiration. J Biol Chem. 2006;281:28318-25 pubmed
    ..These structures provide a structural framework for further studies on transcriptional control by CRP-FNR homologs in general and of halorespiration regulation by CprK in particular...
  29. Lee M, Jiang R, Jain R, Larue R, Krzycki J, Chan M. Structure of Desulfitobacterium hafniense PylSc, a pyrrolysyl-tRNA synthetase. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 2008;374:470-4 pubmed publisher
    ..While PylS is found as a single protein in certain archaeal methanogens, in the gram-positive bacterium Desulfitobacterium hafniense, PylS is divided into two separate proteins, PylSn and PylSc, corresponding to the N-terminal and ..
  30. Neumann A, Engelmann T, Schmitz R, Greiser Y, Orthaus A, Diekert G. Phenyl methyl ethers: novel electron donors for respiratory growth of Desulfitobacterium hafniense and Desulfitobacterium sp. strain PCE-S. Arch Microbiol. 2004;181:245-9 pubmed
    b>Desulfitobacterium hafniense and Desulfitobacterium sp. strain PCE-S grew under anoxic conditions with a variety of phenyl methyl ethers as electron donors in combination with fumarate as electron acceptor...
  31. Woods A, Kuntze K, Gelman F, Halicz L, Nijenhuis I. Variable dual carbon-bromine stable isotope fractionation during enzyme-catalyzed reductive dehalogenation of brominated ethenes. Chemosphere. 2018;190:211-217 pubmed publisher
    ..Sulfurospirillum multivorans and Desulfitobacterium hafniense PCE-S catalyzed the dehalogenation of tribromoethene (TBE) to either vinyl bromide (VB) or ethene, ..
  32. Mirza B, Sorensen D, McGlinn D, Dupont R, McLean J. Dehalococcoides and general bacterial ecology of differentially trichloroethene dechlorinating flow-through columns. Appl Microbiol Biotechnol. 2017;101:4799-4813 pubmed publisher
    ..Bacterial genera, including Dehalobacter, Desulfitobacterium, Sulfurospirillum, Desulfuromonas, and Geobacter, all capable of partial TCE dehalogenation, were abundant ..
  33. Marzorati M, Borin S, Brusetti L, Daffonchio D, Marsilli C, Carpani G, et al. Response of 1,2-dichloroethane-adapted microbial communities to ex-situ biostimulation of polluted groundwater. Biodegradation. 2006;17:143-58 pubmed
    ..A PCR assay specific for Desulfitobacterium sp. showed the enrichment of this genus in some of the microcosms...
  34. Anashkin V, Salminen A, Tuominen H, Orlov V, Lahti R, Baykov A. Cystathionine β-Synthase (CBS) Domain-containing Pyrophosphatase as a Target for Diadenosine Polyphosphates in Bacteria. J Biol Chem. 2015;290:27594-603 pubmed publisher
    ..n is the number of phosphate residues) bind with nanomolar affinity to DRTGG domain-containing CBS-PPases of Desulfitobacterium hafniense, Clostridium novyi, and Clostridium perfringens and increase their activity up to 30-, 5-, and 7-..
  35. Roubalová L, Purchartová K, Papoušková B, Vacek J, Křen V, Ulrichová J, et al. Sulfation modulates the cell uptake, antiradical activity and biological effects of flavonoids in vitro: An examination of quercetin, isoquercitrin and taxifolin. Bioorg Med Chem. 2015;23:5402-9 pubmed publisher
    ..quercetin 3-O-glucoside) and taxifolin (2,3-dihydroquercetin) using the arylsulfate sulfotransferase from Desulfitobacterium hafniense, and to examine the effect of sulfation on selected biological properties of the flavonoids tested...
  36. Valentova K, Káňová K, Di Meo F, Pelantová H, Chambers C, Rydlová L, et al. Chemoenzymatic Preparation and Biophysical Properties of Sulfated Quercetin Metabolites. Int J Mol Sci. 2017;18: pubmed publisher
    ..and quercetin-3',4'-di-O-sulfate) were synthetized by arylsulfotransferase from Desulfitobacterium hafniense...
  37. Villemur R, Constant P, Gauthier A, Shareck M, Beaudet R. Heterogeneity between 16S ribosomal RNA gene copies borne by one Desulfitobacterium strain is caused by different 100-200 bp insertions in the 5' region. Can J Microbiol. 2007;53:116-28 pubmed
    Strains of Desulfitobacterium hafniense, such as strains PCP-1, DP7, TCE1, and TCP-A, have unusual long 16S ribosomal RNA (rRNA) genes due to an insertion of approximately 100 bp in the 5' region...
  38. Stubner S. Quantification of Gram-negative sulphate-reducing bacteria in rice field soil by 16S rRNA gene-targeted real-time PCR. J Microbiol Methods. 2004;57:219-30 pubmed
    ..Therefore these organisms that were already detected in the rice field environment by isolation and by molecular techniques are indeed best adapted to the conditions provided by the rice roots. ..
  39. Lu Y, Ramiro Garcia J, Vandermeeren P, Herrmann S, Cichocka D, Springael D, et al. Dechlorination of three tetrachlorobenzene isomers by contaminated harbor sludge-derived enrichment cultures follows thermodynamically favorable reactions. Appl Microbiol Biotechnol. 2017;101:2589-2601 pubmed publisher
    ..Numbers of Desulfitobacterium and Geobacter as facultative dechlorinators were rather stable suggesting that they were not (directly) ..
  40. Dolinova I, Czinnerová M, Dvořák L, Stejskal V, Sevců A, Cernik M. Dynamics of organohalide-respiring bacteria and their genes following in-situ chemical oxidation of chlorinated ethenes and biostimulation. Chemosphere. 2016;157:276-85 pubmed publisher
    ..b>Desulfitobacterium and Dehalobacter; reductive dehalogenase genes (vcrA, bvcA) responsible for dechlorination of vinyl chloride ..
  41. May H, Miller G, Kjellerup B, Sowers K. Dehalorespiration with polychlorinated biphenyls by an anaerobic ultramicrobacterium. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2008;74:2089-94 pubmed publisher
    ..The ability of this isolate to grow on PCBs in contaminated sediments represents a significant breakthrough for the development of in situ treatment strategies for this class of persistent organic pollutants. ..
  42. McGlynn S, Boyd E, Shepard E, Lange R, Gerlach R, Broderick J, et al. Identification and characterization of a novel member of the radical AdoMet enzyme superfamily and implications for the biosynthesis of the Hmd hydrogenase active site cofactor. J Bacteriol. 2010;192:595-8 pubmed publisher
    ..In contrast to the characteristic CX(3)CX(2)C or CX(2)CX(4)C motif defining this family, HmdB contains a unique CX(5)CX(2)C motif. ..
  43. Choudhary P, Duret A, Rohrbach Brandt E, Holliger C, Sigel R, Maillard J. Diversity of cobalamin riboswitches in the corrinoid-producing organohalide respirer Desulfitobacterium hafniense. J Bacteriol. 2013;195:5186-95 pubmed publisher
    ..The obligate anaerobe and metabolically versatile Desulfitobacterium hafniense reductively dechlorinates halogenated organic compounds (so-called organohalides). Some D...
  44. He W, Yuan Q, Zhang Y, Guo M, Gong A, Zhang J, et al. Aerobic De-Epoxydation of Trichothecene Mycotoxins by a Soil Bacterial Consortium Isolated Using In Situ Soil Enrichment. Toxins (Basel). 2016;8: pubmed publisher
    ..Among these, one species, Desulfitobacterium, showed a steady increase in relative abundance, from 0.03% to 1...
  45. Li Z, Nan J, Huang C, Liang B, Liu W, Cheng H, et al. Spatial Abundance and Distribution of Potential Microbes and Functional Genes Associated with Anaerobic Mineralization of Pentachlorophenol in a Cylindrical Reactor. Sci Rep. 2016;6:19015 pubmed publisher
    ..inlet, where key microbes, including potential reductive dechlorinators (Dehalobacter, Sulfurospirillum, Desulfitobacterium and Desulfovibrio spp.) and phenol degraders (Cryptanaerobacter and Syntrophus spp...
  46. Villemur R, Beaudet R, Lanthier M, Gauthier A, Boyer A, Thibodeau J, et al. Molecular analysis of Desulfitobacterium frappieri pcp-1 involved in reductive dehalogenation of pentachlorophenol. Water Sci Technol. 2005;52:101-6 pubmed
    b>Desulfitobacterium are Gram positive, spore-forming, strictly anaerobic bacteria, that belong to the Firmicutes, Clostridia, Clostridiales, and Peptococcaceae...
  47. Patterson B, Lee M, Bastow T, Wilson J, Donn M, Furness A, et al. Concentration effects on biotic and abiotic processes in the removal of 1,1,2-trichloroethane and vinyl chloride using carbon-amended ZVI. J Contam Hydrol. 2016;188:1-11 pubmed publisher
    ..Microbiological data suggested a co-culture of Desulfitobacterium and Dehalococcoides was responsible for the biodegradation of 1,1,2-TCA to ethene.
  48. Yoshida N, Yoshida Y, Handa Y, Kim H, Ichihara S, Katayama A. Polyphasic characterization of a PCP-to-phenol dechlorinating microbial community enriched from paddy soil. Sci Total Environ. 2007;381:233-42 pubmed
    ..b>Desulfitobacterium spp...
  49. Seth Smith H, Bentley S. Where there's muck there's microbes. Nat Rev Microbiol. 2006;4:646-7 pubmed
  50. Katayama H, Nozawa K, Nureki O, Nakahara Y, Hojo H. Pyrrolysine analogs as substrates for bacterial pyrrolysyl-tRNA synthetase in vitro and in vivo. Biosci Biotechnol Biochem. 2012;76:205-8 pubmed
    ..In this study, we investigated the substrate specificity of Desulfitobacterium hafnience PylRS. PylRS incorporated various L-lysine derivatives into tRNA(Pyl) in vitro...
  51. Cupples A, Sanford R, Sims G. Dehalogenation of the herbicides bromoxynil (3,5-dibromo-4-hydroxybenzonitrile) and ioxynil (3,5-diiodino-4-hydroxybenzonitrile) by Desulfitobacterium chlororespirans. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2005;71:3741-6 pubmed
    b>Desulfitobacterium chlororespirans has been shown to grow by coupling the oxidation of lactate to the metabolic reductive dehalogenation of ortho chlorines on polysubstituted phenols. Here, we examine the ability of D...
  52. Marshall I, Azizian M, Semprini L, Spormann A. Inferring community dynamics of organohalide-respiring bacteria in chemostats by covariance of rdhA gene abundance. FEMS Microbiol Ecol. 2014;87:428-40 pubmed publisher
    ..dehalogenase subunit A encoding genes (rdhA) that exist in known strains of Dehalococcoides mccartyi and Desulfitobacterium and the distinguishing covariance pattern of observed rdhA genes to assign genes to unknown strains...
  53. Kranzioch I, Stoll C, Holbach A, Chen H, Wang L, Zheng B, et al. Dechlorination and organohalide-respiring bacteria dynamics in sediment samples of the Yangtze Three Gorges Reservoir. Environ Sci Pollut Res Int. 2013;20:7046-56 pubmed publisher
    ..Dehalobacter spp., Desulfomonile spp., Desulfuromonas spp., or Desulfitobacterium spp...
  54. Huang D, Becker J. Determination of intrinsic monod kinetic parameters for two heterotrophic tetrachloroethene (PCE)-respiring strains and insight into their application. Biotechnol Bioeng. 2009;104:301-11 pubmed publisher
    ..kinetic parameters for the heterotrophic dehalorespirers Desulfuromonas michiganensis strain BB1 and Desulfitobacterium sp. strain PCE1...
  55. Yoshida N, Asahi K, Sakakibara Y, Miyake K, Katayama A. Isolation and quantitative detection of tetrachloroethene (PCE)-dechlorinating bacteria in unsaturated subsurface soils contaminated with chloroethenes. J Biosci Bioeng. 2007;104:91-7 pubmed
    ..1% yeast extract at 30 degrees C. Desulfitobacterium sp...
  56. Zeng J, Wu X, Zhao G, Qian Y. [Detection of SRPs in injection water of Shenli Oil Field by FISH]. Huan Jing Ke Xue. 2006;27:972-6 pubmed
    ..29% (+/- 1.75%) of total microbial cells, which tells that archeal SRPs are also very important sulfate reducing microorganisms in the injection water of oil field...
  57. Boyanov M, Fletcher K, Kwon M, Rui X, O Loughlin E, Löffler F, et al. Solution and microbial controls on the formation of reduced U(IV) species. Environ Sci Technol. 2011;45:8336-44 pubmed publisher
    ..species, the current work studied the reduction of carbonate-complexed U(VI) by (1) five Gram-positive Desulfitobacterium strains, (2) the Gram-negative bacteria Anaeromyxobacter dehalogenans 2CP-C and Shewanella putrefaciens ..
  58. Prat L, Maillard J, Grimaud R, Holliger C. Physiological adaptation of Desulfitobacterium hafniense strain TCE1 to tetrachloroethene respiration. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2011;77:3853-9 pubmed publisher
    b>Desulfitobacterium spp. are ubiquitous organisms with a broad metabolic versatility, and some isolates have the ability to use tetrachloroethene (PCE) as terminal electron acceptor...
  59. Tsukagoshi N, Ezaki S, Uenaka T, Suzuki N, Kurane R. Isolation and transcriptional analysis of novel tetrachloroethene reductive dehalogenase gene from Desulfitobacterium sp. strain KBC1. Appl Microbiol Biotechnol. 2006;69:543-53 pubmed
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