porA

Summary

Gene Symbol: porA
Description: pyruvate ferredoxin oxidoreductase subunit alpha
Species: Pyrococcus furiosus DSM 3638

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Characterization of an ancestral type of pyruvate ferredoxin oxidoreductase from the hyperthermophilic bacterium, Thermotoga maritima
    J M Blamey
    Department of Biochemistry, University of Georgia, Athens 30602
    Biochemistry 33:1000-7. 1994
  2. ncbi Purification and characterization of pyruvate ferredoxin oxidoreductase from the hyperthermophilic archaeon Pyrococcus furiosus
    J M Blamey
    Department of Biochemistry, University of Georgia, Athens 30602
    Biochim Biophys Acta 1161:19-27. 1993
  3. pmc Molecular and phylogenetic characterization of pyruvate and 2-ketoisovalerate ferredoxin oxidoreductases from Pyrococcus furiosus and pyruvate ferredoxin oxidoreductase from Thermotoga maritima
    A Kletzin
    Department of Biochemistry, University of Georgia, Athens 30602, USA
    J Bacteriol 178:248-57. 1996

Detail Information

Publications3

  1. ncbi Characterization of an ancestral type of pyruvate ferredoxin oxidoreductase from the hyperthermophilic bacterium, Thermotoga maritima
    J M Blamey
    Department of Biochemistry, University of Georgia, Athens 30602
    Biochemistry 33:1000-7. 1994
    ..The enzyme was also very sensitive to inactivation by oxygen, with a t50% in air at 25 degrees C of 70 min.(ABSTRACT TRUNCATED AT 250 WORDS)..
  2. ncbi Purification and characterization of pyruvate ferredoxin oxidoreductase from the hyperthermophilic archaeon Pyrococcus furiosus
    J M Blamey
    Department of Biochemistry, University of Georgia, Athens 30602
    Biochim Biophys Acta 1161:19-27. 1993
    ..Based on molecular comparisons with PORs from mesophilic organisms, it is proposed that P. furiosus POR may represent an ancestral form of a pyruvate-oxidizing enzyme...
  3. pmc Molecular and phylogenetic characterization of pyruvate and 2-ketoisovalerate ferredoxin oxidoreductases from Pyrococcus furiosus and pyruvate ferredoxin oxidoreductase from Thermotoga maritima
    A Kletzin
    Department of Biochemistry, University of Georgia, Athens 30602, USA
    J Bacteriol 178:248-57. 1996
    ..A model is proposed to account for the observed phenotypes based on genomic rearrangements of four ancestral OR subunits...