Accession Number:

ADA171750

Title:

Joint Workshop on Aspects of Halophilism Held in Jerusalem, March 23-28, 1986. Program/Abstracts.

Descriptive Note:

Conference proceedings, 1 Feb-30 Apr 86,

Corporate Author:

NORTH CAROLINA STATE UNIV AT RALEIGH

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1986-04-30

Pagination or Media Count:

75.0

Abstract:

Partial contents The ecology and taxonomy of the archaebacterial halophiles The occurrence of denitrification in the extreme halophilic bacteria CO2 fixation in halobacteria Comparison of Dunaliella strains Approaches to a modern taxonomy The evolution of the ribosome from moderate and extreme halophiles X-ray structural studies on a 2Fe-2s ferredoxin from halobacteria of the Dead Sea Solution structure of halophilic malate dehydrogenase from small angle neutron and X-ray scattering and ultracentrifugation measurements Halobacterial glycoproteins The effect of lowered Ca and NaCl concentration on the cell wall of Halobacterium volcanii from the Dead Sea Dielectric properties of some halophilic bacteria Structure and function of the retinal pigments in halobacteria The metal binding site of bacteriorhodopsin bR Studies of active transport as a means of understanding salt requirements and salt tolerance Taxis Mechanisms of Halotolerance Molecular Genetics.

Subject Categories:

  • Biochemistry
  • Microbiology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE