PMID: 116686Nov 21, 1979Paper

Effect of growth rate on lipid and lipoteichoic acid composition in Streptococcus faecium

Biochimica Et Biophysica Acta
D CarsonL Daneo-Moore

Abstract

The lipid composition of Streptococcus faecium (S. faecalis ATCC 9790) was analyzed at various growth rates. Diphosphatidylglycerol and the non-ionic lipid fraction containing diacylglycerols and neutral glycolipids appeared to accumulate relative to cellular mass as the culture mass doubling time increased from 30 to 80 min. Within the same range of doubling times the non-ionic lipid fraction appeared to become substantially enriched with diacylglycerols. All lipid species and cellular lipoteichoic acid accumulated relative to the cellular mass at doubling times exceeding 80 min, although diacylglycerol accumulation exceeded that of all other compounds studied.

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Citations

Jul 1, 1987·Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy·I SaidL Daneo-Moore
May 28, 2010·Biotechnology and Bioengineering·Hilal Taymaz-NikerelWalter M van Gulik
Jan 1, 1985·Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences·H J HeinigerR D Stoner
Feb 13, 2008·FEMS Microbiology Reviews·André ZapunMariana G Pinho
Feb 13, 2008·FEMS Microbiology Reviews·Waldemar VollmerSimon Foster

Related Concepts

Glycerin
Diacylglycerophosphates
Enterococcus faecalis
Teichoic Acids
Lipid Metabolism

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