Characteristics of Photosystem Activity of Cyanobacteria Immobilized in Polymer Foams

  • Carlos Garbisu
  • Huang Wen
  • David O. Hall
  • Juan L. Serra

Abstract

Phormidium laminosum is a filamentous thermophilic cyanobacterium, non-heterocystous, that can fix nitrogen under microaerophilic conditions. Anabaena azollae is a species of nitrogen fixing, heterocystous cyanobacterium which is usually found as a symbiont of aquatic ferns Azolla.

Keywords

Immobilize Cell Ammonia Production Heterocystous Cyanobacterium Thermophilic Cyanobacterium Aquatic Fern 
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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1990

Authors and Affiliations

  • Carlos Garbisu
    • 1
  • Huang Wen
    • 1
  • David O. Hall
    • 1
  • Juan L. Serra
    • 2
  1. 1.Division of Biosphere SciencesKing’s College LondonLondonUK
  2. 2.Dpto. Bioquimica y Biologia MolecularUniv. Pais VascoBilbaoSpain

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