The Surface Protein of the Archaebacterium Thermoproteus tenax

  • I. Wildhaber
  • A. Engel
  • W. Baumeister
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The Thermoproteales are extremely thermophilic, anaerobic and sulphur-dependent archaebacteria living in habitats reminscent of the environmental conditions at early stages in the biotic evolution.


Surface Protein Tobacco Mosaic Virus Scanning Transmission Electron Microscope Cell Envelope Protein Layer 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • I. Wildhaber
    • 1
  • A. Engel
    • 2
  • W. Baumeister
    • 1
  1. 1.Max-Planck-Institut für BiochemieMartinsried bei MünchenGermany
  2. 2.Maurice E. Müller-InstitutBiozentrum der Universität BaselBaselSwitzerland

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