PMID: 109039Jan 1, 1978

Electron microscopy of methanol-utilizing bacteria

Antonie van Leeuwenhoek
J S RokemI Goldberg

Abstract

Two different groups of methanol-utilizing bacteria were studied by electron microsocpy. Bacteria using the serine pathway for the assimilation of methanol were found to have a thin cell envelope (outer membrane, periplasmic area and cytoplasmic membrane). Those using the assimilatory ribulose monophosphate pathway of formaldehyde fixation had a much thicker cell envelope and in the case of Pseudomonas C protrusions of the outer membrane were found.

References

Apr 1, 1977·Journal of Bacteriology·I Goldberg, A P Jensen
Dec 1, 1976·Biotechnology and Bioengineering·I GoldbergR I Mateles
Feb 1, 1972·Journal of Bacteriology·J S DahlD S Hoare
Jan 1, 1972·Antonie van Leeuwenhoek·W E De Boer, W Hazeu
May 1, 1970·Journal of General Microbiology·S L Davies, R Whittenbury

Citations

Jul 31, 2016·Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology·Hao JiangXin-Hui Xing

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