Alias: Herpetosiphon Holt and Lewin 1968

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  1. Livingstone P, Morphew R, Cookson A, Whitworth D. Genome analysis, metabolic potential and predatory capabilities of Herpetosiphon llansteffanense sp. nov. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2018;: pubmed publisher
    i>Herpetosiphon spp are ubiquitous, chemoheterotrophic, filamentous gliding bacteria with the ability to prey on other microbes through a 'wolf-pack' mechanism. The genus currently comprises four known species (H. aurantiacus, H...
  2. Yushenova I, Arkhipova I. Biochemical properties of bacterial reverse transcriptase-related (rvt) gene products: multimerization, protein priming, and nucleotide preference. Curr Genet. 2018;: pubmed publisher
    ..RVTs, we conducted in vitro studies of recombinant HaRVT protein from the filamentous gliding bacterium Herpetosiphon aurantiacus (Chloroflexi)...
  3. Jendresen C, Stahlhut S, Li M, Gaspar P, Siedler S, Förster J, et al. Highly Active and Specific Tyrosine Ammonia-Lyases from Diverse Origins Enable Enhanced Production of Aromatic Compounds in Bacteria and Saccharomyces cerevisiae. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2015;81:4458-76 pubmed publisher
    ..Enzymes from Herpetosiphon aurantiacus and Flavobacterium johnsoniae resulted in high production of p-coumaric acid in Escherichia coli (..
  4. Ward L, Hemp J, Pace L, Fischer W. Draft Genome Sequence of Herpetosiphon geysericola GC-42, a Nonphototrophic Member of the Chloroflexi Class Chloroflexia. Genome Announc. 2015;3: pubmed publisher
    We report here the draft genome sequence of Herpetosiphon geysericola GC-42, a predatory nonphototrophic member of the class Chloroflexia in the phylum Chloroflexi...
  5. Li M, Kildegaard K, Chen Y, Rodríguez A, Borodina I, Nielsen J. De novo production of resveratrol from glucose or ethanol by engineered Saccharomyces cerevisiae. Metab Eng. 2015;32:1-11 pubmed publisher
    ..First we introduced the biosynthetic pathway, consisting of tyrosine ammonia-lyase from Herpetosiphon aurantiacus, 4-coumaryl-CoA ligase from Arabidopsis thaliana and resveratrol synthase from Vitis vinifera, and ..
  6. Mir Mohseni M, Höver T, Barra L, Kaiser M, Dorrestein P, Dickschat J, et al. Discovery of a Mosaic-Like Biosynthetic Assembly Line with a Decarboxylative Off-Loading Mechanism through a Combination of Genome Mining and Imaging. Angew Chem Int Ed Engl. 2016;55:13611-13614 pubmed publisher
    ..identified by using a combination of genome mining, imaging, and expression studies in the natural producer Herpetosiphon sp. B060...
  7. Pan X, Domin N, Schieferdecker S, Kage H, Roth M, Nett M. Herpetopanone, a diterpene from Herpetosiphon aurantiacus discovered by isotope labeling. Beilstein J Org Chem. 2017;13:2458-2465 pubmed publisher
    The genome of the predatory bacterium Herpetosiphon aurantiacus 114-95T harbors a number of biosynthesis genes, including four terpene cyclase genes. To identify the terpenes biosynthesized from H...