Metabolism of Thiosulfate in Chlorobium

  • H. G. Trüper
  • C. Lorenz
  • M. Schedet
  • M. Steinmetz


Thirty-five years ago, Helge Larsen (1952) described the first isolation of a thiosutfate-utilizing Chlorobium which he named Chlorobium thiosulfatophilum. It differed from Chlorobium limicola (Nadson, 1906) just by this one property.


Sulfide Oxidation Green Sulfur Bacterium Sulfite Reductase Thiosulfate Oxidation Phototrophic SuLfur Bacterium 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • H. G. Trüper
    • 1
  • C. Lorenz
    • 1
  • M. Schedet
    • 1
  • M. Steinmetz
    • 1
  1. 1.Institut für MikrobiologieRheinische Friedrich Wilhelms-UniversitätBonn 1Germany

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