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Isoprenoid biosynthesis in Archaea - Biochemical and evolutionary implications

Matsumi, R., Atomi, H., Driessen, A. J. M. & van der Oost, J., Jan-2011, In : Research in Microbiology. 162, 1, p. 39-52 14 p.

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Matsumi, R., Atomi, H., Driessen, A. J. M., & van der Oost, J. (2011). Isoprenoid biosynthesis in Archaea - Biochemical and evolutionary implications. Research in Microbiology, 162(1), 39-52. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.resmic.2010.10.003

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Matsumi, Rie ; Atomi, Haruyuki ; Driessen, Arnold J. M. ; van der Oost, John. / Isoprenoid biosynthesis in Archaea - Biochemical and evolutionary implications. In: Research in Microbiology. 2011 ; Vol. 162, No. 1. pp. 39-52.

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Matsumi, R, Atomi, H, Driessen, AJM & van der Oost, J 2011, 'Isoprenoid biosynthesis in Archaea - Biochemical and evolutionary implications', Research in Microbiology, vol. 162, no. 1, pp. 39-52. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.resmic.2010.10.003

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Isoprenoid biosynthesis in Archaea - Biochemical and evolutionary implications. / Matsumi, Rie; Atomi, Haruyuki; Driessen, Arnold J. M.; van der Oost, John.

In: Research in Microbiology, Vol. 162, No. 1, 01.2011, p. 39-52.

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Matsumi R, Atomi H, Driessen AJM, van der Oost J. Isoprenoid biosynthesis in Archaea - Biochemical and evolutionary implications. Research in Microbiology. 2011 Jan;162(1):39-52. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.resmic.2010.10.003


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title = "Isoprenoid biosynthesis in Archaea - Biochemical and evolutionary implications",
abstract = "Isoprenoids are indispensable for all types of cellular life in the Archaea, Bacteria, and Eucarya. These membrane-associated molecules are involved in a wide variety of vital biological functions, ranging from compartmentalization and stability, to protection and energy-transduction. In Archaea, isoprenoid compounds constitute the hydrophobic moiety of the typical ether-linked membrane lipids. With respect to stereochemistry and composition, these archaeal lipids are very different from the ester-linked, fatty acid-based phospholipids in bacterial and eukaryotic membranes. This review provides an update on isoprenoid biosynthesis pathways, with a focus on the archaeal enzymes. The black-and-white distribution of fundamentally distinct membrane lipids in Archaea on the one hand, and Bacteria and Eucarya on the other, has previously been used as a basis for hypothetical evolutionary scenarios, a selection of which will be discussed here. (C) 2010 Published by Elsevier Masson SAS on behalf of Institut Pasteur.",
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