Enzymes and Proteins from Thermophilic Microorganisms Structure and Function

Proceedings of the International Symposium Zürich, July 28 to August 1, 1975

  • Herbert Zuber

Part of the Experientia Supplementum book series (EXS, volume 26)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages 1-15
  2. Thermophilic Hydrolytic Enzymes (Proteinases, Amylases)

  3. Thermophilic Dehydrogenases

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 105-105
    2. Remi E. Amelunxen, Rivers Singleton Jr.
      Pages 107-120
    3. A. Fontana, C. Grandi, E. Boccu, F. M. Veronese
      Pages 135-145
    4. J. H. F. Biffen, R. A. D. Williams
      Pages 157-167
    5. Takashi Saiki, Ishtiaq Mahmud, Nobuyuki Matsubara, Kiyoshi Taya, Kei Arima
      Pages 169-183
  4. Other Types of Thermophilic Enzymes (Proteins)

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 185-185
    2. H. Hengartner, E. Kolb, J. Ieuan Harris
      Pages 199-206
    3. E. Stellwagen, L. D. Barnes
      Pages 223-227
    4. E. Boccù, F. M. Veronese, A. Fontana
      Pages 229-236
    5. Lars G. Ljungdahl, David W. Sherod, Michael R. Moore, Jan R. Andreesen
      Pages 237-248
    6. Oranda H. W. Kao, Mercedes R. Edwards, Robert Mac Coll, Donald S. Berns
      Pages 291-305
    7. R. Cammack, D. O. Hall, R. N. Mullinger, K. K. Rao
      Pages 307-313
  5. Structural and Metabolic Basis of Thermophily (Protein synthesis system, nucleic acids, membranes, temperature-adaptation, genetics etc.)

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 315-315
    2. Tairo Oshima, Yoshiyuki Sakaki, Nobuyuki Wakayama, Kimitsuna Watanabe, Ziro Ohashi, Susumu Nishimura
      Pages 317-331
    3. H. Grosjean, J. Charlier, C. Darte, G. Dirheimer, R. Giege, S. de Henau et al.
      Pages 347-362
    4. G. Frank, H.-U. Haberstich, H. P. Schaer, J. D. Tratschin, H. Zuber
      Pages 375-389
    5. James A. Lindsay, Ernest H. Creaser
      Pages 391-400
    6. Eric Degryse
      Pages 401-410
  6. Round Table and General Discussion on Structure and Function of Thermophilic Enzymes and Proteins

  7. Back Matter
    Pages 439-445

About this book


LIST OF PARTICIPANTS 11 THERMOPHILIC HYDROLYTIC ENZYMES (PROTEINASES, AMYLASES) 17 Thermal Stability of Homologous Neutral Metalloendopeptidases in Thermo­ philic and Mesophilic Bacteria: Structural Considerations M. K. PANGBURN, P. L. LEVY, K. A. WALSH and H. NEURATH 19 The Structure and Stability of Thermolysin L. H. WEAVER, W. R. KESTER, K. F. TEN EYCK and B. W. MATTHEWS 31 Studies of the Inhibition of Thermolysin J. FEDER, N. AUFDERHEIDE and B. S. WILDI 41 Effect of EDTA on the Conformational Stability of Thermolysin A. FONTANA, E. BOCCU and F. M. VERONESE 55 Role of a Sulfhydryl Group in the Structure and Function of Alkaline Proteases from a Thermophilic Actinomycete K. MIZUSAWA and F. YOSHIDA 61 Partial Characterization of a Thermophilic Actinomycete Rennin S. LAXER, A. PINSKY and B. BARTOOV 67 Amylase Activity and Stability at High and Low Temperature Depending on Calcium and other Divalent Cations W. HEINEN and A. M. LAUWERS 77 Role of Calcium Ion in the Thermostability of a-Amylase Produced from Bacillus stearothermophilus K. YUTAN I 91 THERMOPHILIC DEHYDROGENASES 105 Thermophilic Glyceraldehyde-3-P Dehydrogenase R. E. AMELUNXEN and R. SINGLETON JR. 107 Glyceraldehyde 3-Phosphate Dehydrogenase from an Extreme Thermophile, Thermus aquaticus 121 J. D. HOCKING and J. I. HARRIS Thermal Properties of Glyceraldehyde 3-Phosphate Dehydrogenase from Escherichia coli A. FONTANA, C. GRANDI, E. BOCCU and F. M. VERONESE 135 Comparative Conformational Properties of Thermophilic and Mesophilic 6-Phosphogluconate Dehydrogenase F. M. VERONESE, C. GRANDI, E. BOCCU and A.


Adaptation calculus enzymes nucleic acids

Editors and affiliations

  • Herbert Zuber
    • 1
  1. 1.Eidgenössische Technische HochschuleZürichSwitzerland

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  • Copyright Information Birkhäuser Basel 1976
  • Publisher Name Birkhäuser, Basel
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  • Print ISBN 978-3-0348-7677-3
  • Online ISBN 978-3-0348-7675-9
  • Series Print ISSN 1023-294X
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