The ABC of ABC-transport in the hyperthermophilic archaeon Pyrococcus furiosus

S Koning

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Abstract

Living organisms of our earth can be divided into two groups, the prokaryotes and the eukaryotes. Eukaryotic cells have a nucleus, a special compartment in the cell, where the genetic material, the DNA is located. The DNA in the prokaryotic cell is floating freely in the cell. The eukaryotes, that is where we belong to, together with animals, plants and fungi. Bacteria and archaea belong to the prokaryotes. Archaea resemble bacteria but in certain features they resemble more the eukaryotes. That is the reason why they form a distinct group within the prokaryotes. ... Zie: Summary
Original languageEnglish
QualificationDoctor of Philosophy
Supervisors/Advisors
  • Driessen, Arnold, Supervisor
  • Konings, Wilhelmus, Supervisor
Award date3-Jan-0001
Place of PublicationGroningen
Publisher
Publication statusPublished - 2003

Keywords

  • Proefschriften (vorm)
  • Transporteiwitten
  • Hyperthermofielen
  • 42.33

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