Methylocystis

Summary

Alias: Methylocystis (ex Whittenbury et al. 1970) Bowman et al. 1993 emend. Dedysh et al. 2007

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  1. Szafranek Nakonieczna A, Wolińska A, Zielenkiewicz U, Kowalczyk A, Stepniewska Z, Błaszczyk M. Activity and Identification of Methanotrophic Bacteria in Arable and No-Tillage Soils from Lublin Region (Poland). Microb Ecol. 2018;: pubmed publisher
    ..05) on MTA. Metagenomic analysis confirmed the presence of methanotrophs from the genus Methylocystis (Alphaproteobacteria) in the studied soils (except for the arable Albic Luvisol)...
  2. Farhan Ul Haque M, Kalidass B, Vorobev A, Baral B, DiSpirito A, Semrau J. Methanobactin from Methylocystis sp. strain SB2 affects gene expression and methane monooxygenase activity in Methylosinus trichosporium OB3b. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2015;81:2466-73 pubmed publisher
    ..mmoX expression increased, however, when methanobactin from Methylocystis sp...
  3. Baral B, Bandow N, Vorobev A, Freemeier B, Bergman B, Herdendorf T, et al. Mercury binding by methanobactin from Methylocystis strain SB2. J Inorg Biochem. 2014;141:161-169 pubmed publisher
    ..In this report, Hg binding by the structurally unique methanobactin from Methylocystis strain SB2 (mb-SB2) was examined and compared to mb-OB3b...
  4. La H, Hettiaratchi J, Achari G, Verbeke T, Dunfield P. Biofiltration of methane using hybrid mixtures of biochar, lava rock and compost. Environ Pollut. 2018;241:45-54 pubmed publisher
    ..removal efficiency coinciding with an increased dominance of Alphaproteobacteria methanotrophs like Methylocystis and Methylocella...
  5. Karthikeyan O, Chidambarampadmavathy K, Nadarajan S, Lee P, Heimann K. Effect of CH4/O2 ratio on fatty acid profile and polyhydroxybutyrate content in a heterotrophic-methanotrophic consortium. Chemosphere. 2015;141:235-42 pubmed publisher
    ..g. polyhydroxybutyrate; PHB) content. Methylocystis, Methylophaga and Pseudoxanthomonas dominated the H-Meth consortium...
  6. Reuss J, Rachel R, Kämpfer P, Rabenstein A, Küver J, Dröge S, et al. Isolation of methanotrophic bacteria from termite gut. Microbiol Res. 2015;179:29-37 pubmed publisher
    ..Analyses of the 16S rDNA from isolates indicated close similarity to the genus Methylocystis. After various physiological tests and fingerprinting methods, no exact match to a known species was obtained, ..
  7. Chen R, Luo Y, Chen J, Zhang Y, Wen L, Shi L, et al. Evolution of the microbial community of the biofilm in a methane-based membrane biofilm reactor reducing multiple electron acceptors. Environ Sci Pollut Res Int. 2016;23:9540-8 pubmed publisher
    ..also had significant losses. Replacing them were anoxic methanotrophs, especially Methylocystis, which accounted for more than 25 % of total bacteria...
  8. Danilova O, Belova S, Gagarinova I, Dedysh S. Microbial Community Composition and Methanotroph Diversity of a Subarctic Wetland in Russia. Mikrobiologiia. 2016;85:545-554 pubmed
    ..Members of the genus Methylocystis, which are typical inhabitants of boreal Sphagnum peat bogs, represented only a minor group of indigenous ..
  9. Dai Y, Wu Z, Xie S, Liu Y. Methanotrophic community abundance and composition in plateau soils with different plant species and plantation ways. Appl Microbiol Biotechnol. 2015;99:9237-44 pubmed publisher
    ..In addition, both type I MOB (Methylocaldum) and type II MOB (Methylocystis) were detected in these soils, while type II MOB usually outnumbered type I MOB...

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  1. Wei X, He R, Chen M, Su Y, Ma R. Conversion of methane-derived carbon and microbial community in enrichment cultures in response to O2 availability. Environ Sci Pollut Res Int. 2016;23:7517-28 pubmed publisher
    ..Type II methanotroph Methylocystis dominated in the enrichment cultures, accounting for 54.8, 48.1, and 36...
  2. Sundstrom E, Criddle C. Optimization of Methanotrophic Growth and Production of Poly(3-Hydroxybutyrate) in a High-Throughput Microbioreactor System. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2015;81:4767-73 pubmed publisher
    ..This system was tested in practice to conduct medium optimization for P3HB production in pure cultures of Methylocystis parvus OBBP...
  3. Esson K, Lin X, Kumaresan D, Chanton J, Murrell J, Kostka J. Alpha- and Gammaproteobacterial Methanotrophs Codominate the Active Methane-Oxidizing Communities in an Acidic Boreal Peat Bog. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2016;82:2363-2371 pubmed publisher
    ..of the(13)C-enriched DNA fractions revealed that the active methanotrophs were dominated by the genera Methylocystis(type II;Alphaproteobacteria),Methylomonas, and Methylovulum(both, type I;Gammaproteobacteria)...
  4. Cal A, Sikkema W, Ponce M, Franqui Villanueva D, Riiff T, Orts W, et al. Methanotrophic production of polyhydroxybutyrate-co-hydroxyvalerate with high hydroxyvalerate content. Int J Biol Macromol. 2016;87:302-7 pubmed publisher
    ..These bacteria are known to produce pure poly-3-hydroxybutyrate homopolymer (PHB). We isolated a strain, Methylocystis sp...
  5. Myung J, Galega W, Van Nostrand J, Yuan T, Zhou J, Criddle C. Long-term cultivation of a stable Methylocystis-dominated methanotrophic enrichment enabling tailored production of poly(3-hydroxybutyrate-co-3-hydroxyvalerate). Bioresour Technol. 2015;198:811-8 pubmed publisher
    ..The structure and PHA production capacity of a Methylocystis-dominated methanotrophic enrichment was stable in long-term operation (>175 days) when grown exponentially ..
  6. Juottonen H, Kotiaho M, Robinson D, Merilä P, Fritze H, Tuittila E. Microform-related community patterns of methane-cycling microbes in boreal Sphagnum bogs are site specific. FEMS Microbiol Ecol. 2015;91:fiv094 pubmed publisher
    ..The extent of microform-related variation of methanogens depended on the bog. Methanotrophs identified as Methylocystis spp...
  7. Krause S, Niklaus P, Badwan Morcillo S, Meima Franke M, Lüke C, Reim A, et al. Compositional and functional stability of aerobic methane consuming communities in drained and rewetted peat meadows. FEMS Microbiol Ecol. 2015;91: pubmed publisher
    ..diversity was similar between drained and rewetted sites with a remarkable dominance of the genus Methylocystis. Enzyme kinetics depicted no major differences, indicating flexibility in the methane (CH4) concentrations ..
  8. Liu H, Wu X, Li Z, Wang Q, Liu D, Liu G. Responses of soil methanogens, methanotrophs, and methane fluxes to land-use conversion and fertilization in a hilly red soil region of southern China. Environ Sci Pollut Res Int. 2017;24:8731-8743 pubmed publisher
    ..on some members of the methanogenic archaea (Methanoregula and Methanosaeta), increased type II methanotrophs (Methylocystis and Methylosinus), and decreased type I methanotrophs (Methylobacter and Methylococcus)...
  9. Myung J, Flanagan J, Waymouth R, Criddle C. Expanding the range of polyhydroxyalkanoates synthesized by methanotrophic bacteria through the utilization of omega-hydroxyalkanoate co-substrates. AMB Express. 2017;7:118 pubmed publisher
    ..This was achieved from a pure culture of Methylocystis parvus OBBP where the primary substrate is methane and the corresponding ?-hydroxyalkanoate monomers are added ..
  10. Veraart A, Garbeva P, van Beersum F, Ho A, Hordijk C, Meima Franke M, et al. Living apart together-bacterial volatiles influence methanotrophic growth and activity. ISME J. 2018;12:1163-1166 pubmed publisher
    ..In Methylocystis parvus, we observed significant growth promotion, while methane oxidation was inhibited...
  11. Jiang H, Duan C, Luo M, Xing X. Enrichment and characteristics of mixed methane-oxidizing bacteria from a Chinese coal mine. Appl Microbiol Biotechnol. 2016;100:10331-10341 pubmed
    ..After the microbial community of the cultures got stable, Methylomonas and Methylocystis became the dominant type I and type II methanotrophs, while Methylophilus was the prevailing methylotroph...
  12. Deng Y, Liu Y, Dumont M, Conrad R. Salinity Affects the Composition of the Aerobic Methanotroph Community in Alkaline Lake Sediments from the Tibetan Plateau. Microb Ecol. 2017;73:101-110 pubmed publisher
    ..In freshwater lakes, however, methanotroph composition was relatively diverse, including Methylobacter, Methylocystis, and uncultured type Ib clusters...
  13. Han D, Link H, Liesack W. Response of Methylocystis sp. Strain SC2 to Salt Stress: Physiology, Global Transcriptome, and Amino Acid Profiles. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2017;: pubmed publisher
    ..Type II methanotrophs of the genus Methylocystis are widely distributed in upland soils, but are known to have a low salt tolerance...
  14. Lv P, Zhong L, Dong Q, Yang S, Shen W, Zhu Q, et al. The effect of electron competition on chromate reduction using methane as electron donor. Environ Sci Pollut Res Int. 2018;25:6609-6618 pubmed publisher
    ..abundances of the three genera and the loadings of Cr(VI) and SO42-, we conclude that Methylocystis, a type II methanotroph, reduced both Cr(VI) and sulfate, Meiothermus only reduced Cr(VI), and Ferruginibacter ..
  15. Qu Y, Zhang X, Shen W, Ma Q, You S, Pei X, et al. Illumina MiSeq sequencing reveals long-term impacts of single-walled carbon nanotubes on microbial communities of wastewater treatment systems. Bioresour Technol. 2016;211:209-15 pubmed publisher
    ..In response to phenol and CNTs shock loadings, Rudaea, Burkholderia, Sphingomonas, Acinetobacter, Methylocystis and Thauera became dominant genera, which should be involved in phenol removal...
  16. Ahn J, Lee S, Kim J, Kim M, Song J, Weon H. Dynamics of bacterial communities in rice field soils as affected by different long-term fertilization practices. J Microbiol. 2016;54:724-731 pubmed
    ..Increased methane emission and nitrogen deficiency, which were inferred from the higher abundances of Methylocystis and Bradyrhizobium in the CAPK plot, may be a negative effect of rice straw application; thus, a solution for ..
  17. Caceres M, Dorado A, Gentina J, Aroca G. Oxidation of methane in biotrickling filters inoculated with methanotrophic bacteria. Environ Sci Pollut Res Int. 2016;: pubmed
    ..packed with polyethylene rings and inoculated with two methanotrophic bacteria, Methylomicrobium album and Methylocystis sp., in order to determine EC and CO2 production (pCO2) when using a specific inoculum...
  18. Chen S, Chen J, Chang S, Yi H, Huang D, Xie S, et al. Aerobic and anaerobic methanotrophic communities in urban landscape wetland. Appl Microbiol Biotechnol. 2018;102:433-445 pubmed publisher
    ..b>Methylocystis (type II MOB) predominated in urban wetland, while no known type I MOB species was detected...
  19. Cui H, Su X, Wei S, Zhu Y, Lu Z, Wang Y, et al. Comparative Analyses of Methanogenic and Methanotrophic Communities Between Two Different Water Regimes in Controlled Wetlands on the Qinghai-Tibetan Plateau, China. Curr Microbiol. 2018;75:484-491 pubmed publisher
    ..Methylobacter (90.0%) of type I methanotrophs are overwhelmingly dominant in high moisture samples, while Methylocystis (53.3%) and Methylomonas (42...
  20. Deng Y, Cui X, Dumont M. Identification of active aerobic methanotrophs in plateau wetlands using DNA stable isotope probing. FEMS Microbiol Lett. 2016;363: pubmed publisher
    ..We found that Methylocystis species were active in two peatlands, Hongyuan and Dangxiong...
  21. Xing Z, Zhao T, Gao Y, He Z, Zhang L, Peng X, et al. Real-time monitoring of methane oxidation in a simulated landfill cover soil and MiSeq pyrosequencing analysis of the related bacterial community structure. Waste Manag. 2017;68:369-377 pubmed publisher
    ..the abundance of Bacteroidetes and Methanotrophs) and resulted in a relative increase in the amount of type I methanotrophs (Methylobacter and Methylococcales) and a decrease in the amount of type II methanotrophs (Methylocystis).
  22. Li Y, Wu B, Zhu G, Liu Y, Ng W, Appan A, et al. High-throughput pyrosequencing analysis of bacteria relevant to cometabolic and metabolic degradation of ibuprofen in horizontal subsurface flow constructed wetlands. Sci Total Environ. 2016;562:604-613 pubmed publisher
    ..we found that: (1) The aerobic species of family Flavobacteriaceae, family Methylococcaceae and genus Methylocystis, and the anaerobic species of family Spirochaetaceae and genus Clostridium_sensu_stricto were the most ..