+ Site Statistics
+ Search Articles
+ PDF Full Text Service
How our service works
Request PDF Full Text
+ Follow Us
Follow on Facebook
Follow on Twitter
Follow on LinkedIn
+ Subscribe to Site Feeds
Most Shared
PDF Full Text
+ Translate
+ Recently Requested

Composition and content of phycobiliproteins in symbiotic nitrogen fixing cyanobacterium anabaena azollae cells from various azolla fern species

Composition and content of phycobiliproteins in symbiotic nitrogen fixing cyanobacterium anabaena azollae cells from various azolla fern species

Fiziologiya Rastenii 38(4): 742-753

Phycobilisomes of the symbiotic N2-fixing cyanobacterium Anabaena azollae were isolated from five Azolla species: Az. pinnata, Az. filliculoides, Az. mexicana, Az. caroliniana and Az. microphylla. Absorption and fluorescence spectra of both native phycobilisomes and those in the presence of denaturing agents showed that C-phycoerithrin, phycoerithrocyanin, phycocyanin, allophycocyanin and allophycocyanin "B" were synthesized in An. azollae cells. A comparative study of the cell and phycogilisome absorption spectra of An. azollae from various Azolla species grown under equal conditions demonstrated different C-phycoerithrin and phycocyanin levels in relation to chlorophyll. The phycoerithrin and phycocyanin levels in cyanobacterium cells from one and the same Azolla species was observed to decrease with declining the time from fern biomass doubling. The differences in phycobiliprotein content in An. azollae from various Azolla species are proposed to be due to different growth rates of the fern.

Please choose payment method:

(PDF emailed within 1 workday: $29.90)

Accession: 007147656

Download citation: RISBibTeXText

Related references

Composition and content of phycobiliproteids in symbiotic N2-fixing cyanobacterium Anabaena azollae cells from various Azolla fern species. Fiziologiya Rastenii 38(4): 742-753, 1991

Composition and consumer acceptance of frozen yoghurts utilizing whey protein concentrates. Journal of Dairy Science 74(12): 4151-4163, 1991

Recognition between grasshopper embryonic afferent neurons in vitro. Society for Neuroscience Abstracts 12(1): 196, 1986

The response of the net photosynthetic rate to irradiance in barley leaves as influenced by nitrogen supply. Photosynthetica 7(4): 572-577, 1983

Glycolate production in isolated spinach chloroplasts under red and blue light. Fiziologiya Rastenii 25(6): 1115-1121, 1978

The unique structure of lepidopteran spindles. Jeon, K W, Jarvik, J International Review of Cytology 1-48, 1994

Effect of exogenous 17 beta estradiol on gonadal photostimulation in house sparrow passer domesticus linn. Current Science 58(13): 721-723, 1989

Influence of exogeneously added cobalt on the submicroscopical structure of the proplastids. Acta Physiologia plantarum: 3-8, 1977

Studies on the nesting behaviour of Neotropical Bembicini. IX. Hemidula burmeisteri Willink (Hymenoptera, Sphecidae). Revista de la Sociedad Entomologica Argentina 1989; 45(1-4): 275-277, 1986

Effect of nitrogen fertilizers on leaf and soil nitrogen levels in highbush blueberries. Communications In Soil Science and Plant Analysis. 21(17-18): 2067-2078, 1990

Composition and structural organization of nuclear ribo nucleo protein in amphibian oocytes. Schweiger, H. G. (ed.). International Cell Biology - ; 2nd International Congress, Berlin, West Germany, Aug. 31-Sept. 5, 1980. Xviii 1033p. Springer-Verlag: Berlin, West Germany; New York, N.y., Usa. Illus. P66-71, 1981

Glycolate: dichlorophenolindophenol oxidoreductase in Chlamydomonas reinhardtii. Plant physiology: 48 (3) 267-269, 1971

Isolation and characterization of the MHC linked beta -type proteasome subunit MC13 cDNA. FEBS Letters 302(2): 121-125, 1992

The unfinished liberation of Chinese women, 1949-1980. The unfinished liberation of Chinese women, 1949-1980: ix + 212, 1983

Photosynthesis and night CO2 fixation in Echeveria columbiana v. poellnitz. Photosynthetica 0 (2) 155-163, 1976