Dictionary » T » Thermophilic

Thermophilic

thermophilic

Pertaining to a thermophile. Organisms who favour an environment where temperature is abnormally high, around 45 degrees celsius or higher.


Please contribute to this project, if you have more information about this term feel free to edit this page



Results from our forum


organisms in hot and cold climates?

temperature optimum is one thing, but IMHO more important is temperature stability, as proteins denature in higher temperatures, so thermophilic organisms must have highly stable enzymes. On the other hand, organisms living in cold must have adapted proteins to this. Regarding DNA, the difference ...

See entire post
by JackBean
Fri Apr 16, 2010 7:30 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: organisms in hot and cold climates?
Replies: 4
Views: 2691

The Fiber Disease

... nature of these " megazymes ." Glycoside hydrolase families. Proteins are designated according to their substrate specificity "The thermophilic filamentous bacterium Thermobifida fusca." Gene duplication and horizontal gene transfer. The large number of homologous cellulase ...

See entire post
by Nadas Moksha
Tue Dec 19, 2006 7:35 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
Replies: 7403
Views: 5409482

biocatalist from thermophilic and hyperthermophilic bacteria

hi friends , i have to give a seminar day after in my college my topic is " biocatalysts from thermophillic and hyperthermophillic archebacteria" im searching for it since a week and not yet have got sufficient and relavent information ,plz help me wit the information by giving me some lin...

See entire post
by swethabt26
Tue Nov 07, 2006 9:59 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: biocatalist from thermophilic and hyperthermophilic bacteria
Replies: 1
Views: 966

The Fiber Disease

... are assembled in solution toward gel states and then spinning. These issues are addressed in concert with codon optimization, expression in thermophilic hosts that can accommodate GC-rich genes and glycine/alanine overproducing mutants. The rational design of silk encoding genes, borrowing ...

See entire post
by Nadas Moksha
Wed Oct 04, 2006 12:00 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
Replies: 7403
Views: 5409482

screening for bacteria from mucous of seahorses.

... basic MCB, advanced techniques in MCB, environmental MCB, and food MCB. And also some basic Zoo and chem subjects. I did some isolation of thermophilic bacteria from volcanic mud springs and hot springs. I plan to screen them for useful enzymes and antimicrobials. Due to power outages, ...

See entire post
by mkwaje
Sun Jul 16, 2006 10:05 am
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: screening for bacteria from mucous of seahorses.
Replies: 3
Views: 2004
View all matching forum results

This page was last modified 21:16, 3 October 2005. This page has been accessed 9,057 times. 
What links here | Related changes | Permanent link