Respiration in Archaea and Bacteria Diversity of Prokaryotic Respiratory Systems

The book summarizes the achievements of the past decade in the biochemistry, bioenergetics, structural and molecular biology of respiratory processes in selected genera of the domain Bacteria along with an extensive coverage of the redox chains of extremophiles belonging to the Archaean domain. The...

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Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Other Authors: Zannoni, Davide (Editor)
Format: eBook
Published: Dordrecht Springer Netherlands 2004, 2004
Edition:1st ed. 2004
Series:Advances in Photosynthesis and Respiration, Including Bioenergy and Related Processes
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Collection: Springer Book Archives -2004 - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • Respiratory Chains in Archaea: From Minimal Systems to Supercomplexes
  • 2: Aerobic Respiration in the Gram-Positive Bacteria
  • 3: Respiratory Electron Transport in Helicobacter and campylobacter
  • 4: Respiratory Chains in Acetic Acid Bacteria: Membranebound Periplasmic Sugar and Alcohol Respirations
  • 5: Nitrogen Fixation and Respiration: Two Processes Linked by the Energetic Demands of Nitrogenase
  • 6: The Oxidation of Ammonia as an Engergy Source in Bacteria
  • 7: Respiration in Methanotrophs
  • 8: The Enzymes and Bioenergetics of Bacterial Nitrate, Nitrite, Nitric Oxide and Nitrous Oxide Respiration
  • 9: Fe(II) Oxidation by Thiobacillus ferroxidans: The Role of the Cytochrome c Oxidase in Energy Coupling
  • 10: Sulfur Respiration
  • 11: Hydrogen Respiration
  • 12: Cyanobacterial Respiration
  • 13: Interactions Between Photosynthesis and Respiration in Facultative Anoxygenic Phototrophs