Metabolism of Thiosulfate in Chlorobium

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

Abstract

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.

Keywords

Chlorophyll Photosynthesis Cyanide Thiol Microbe 

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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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