The Biology and Ecology of Micro-organisms Metabolizing C1 compounds

  • Peter J. Large


This book sets out to describe the metabolic processes by which micro-organisms can use and produce reduced C1 compounds. By this term we mean compounds of carbon that are more reduced than carbon dioxide (CO2) and which contain no carbon — carbon bonds, although some contain more than one carbon atom. A list of compounds of this type is given in Table 1.1.


Paddy Field Methanogenic Bacterium Methylotrophic Bacterium Anaerobic Methane Oxidation Methane Cycle 
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© Van Nostrand Reinhold (UK) Co. Ltd. 1983

Authors and Affiliations

  • Peter J. Large
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  1. 1.University of HullUK

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