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Disease relevance of Brevibacterium


High impact information on Brevibacterium


Chemical compound and disease context of Brevibacterium

  • Glutamic acid producer Brevibacterium lactofermentum intact cells were used to demonstrate the feasibility of in vivo 15N NMR to follow nitrogen assimilation and amino acid production throughout the growth cycle [11].
  • A protocatechuate 3,4-dioxygenase with exceptionally sharp spectral features and a new subunit composition has been purified and crystallized from the Gram-positive organism Brevibacterium fuscum [12].
  • Purification and characterization of FAD synthetase from Brevibacterium ammoniagenes [13].
  • Mechanism of the adenylate cyclase reaction. Stereochemistry of the reaction catalyzed by the enzyme from Brevibacterium liquefaciens [14].
  • Adenylate cyclase from Brevibacterium liquefaciens (ATCC 14929) catalyzes the formation of the RP-diastereomer of adenosine 3':5'-cyclic monophosphorothioate from the SP-diastereomer of adenosine-5'-(1-thiotriphosphate) [14].

Biological context of Brevibacterium


Anatomical context of Brevibacterium


Gene context of Brevibacterium


Analytical, diagnostic and therapeutic context of Brevibacterium


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