Accession Number : ADA192926

Title :   Characterization of Methanogen Membrane Function: A Genetic Approach.

Descriptive Note : Annual rept. Jul 87-Jul 88,

Corporate Author : ILLINOIS UNIV AT URBANA DEPT OF MICROBIOLOGY

Personal Author(s) : Konisky, Jordan

PDF Url : ADA192926

Report Date : 16 May 1988

Pagination or Media Count : 3

Abstract : This research program involves studies on membrane function and structure in the methanogenic archaebacterium, Methanococcus voltae. We are particularly interested in the role of membrane-associated ATPase in energetics and the molecular and energetic basis of nutrient active transport.

Descriptors :   *MEMBRANES, *METHANES, *BACTERIA, ENERGETIC PROPERTIES, FUNCTIONS, GENETICS, NUTRIENTS, TRANSPORT

Subject Categories : Microbiology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE