, Volume 36, Issue 10, pp 1166–1167 | Cite as

Effect of L-methionine-DL-sulphoximine on the photoproduction of hydrogen byRhodospirillum rubrum

  • H. Zürrer
  • R. Bachofen


The repression of photoproduction of hydrogen by ammonia could be relieved by L-methionine-DL-sulfoximine. In the absence of ammonia, hydrogen evolution was inhibited by concentrations of L-methionine-DL-sulfoximine higher than 0.1 mM.


Hydrogen Ammonia Hydrogen Evolution 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • H. Zürrer
    • 1
  • R. Bachofen
    • 1
  1. 1.Institut für PflanzenbiologieUniversität ZürichZürich(Switzerland)

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