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Molecular Adaptations of Enzymes from Thermophilic and Psychrophilic Organisms

  • J. L. Arpigny
  • G. Feller
  • S. Davail
  • S. Génicot
  • E. Narinx
  • Z. Zekhnini
  • Ch. Gerday
Part of the Advances in Comparative and Environmental Physiology book series (COMPARATIVE, volume 20)

Abstract

Although the average temperature on earth is probably of the order of 15 °C, the environments with extreme temperature in which life can be considered possible are very common on the surface of the planet.

Keywords

Triosephosphate Isomerase Xylose Isomerase Molecular Adaptation Aromatic Interaction Thermophilic Enzyme 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • J. L. Arpigny
  • G. Feller
  • S. Davail
  • S. Génicot
  • E. Narinx
  • Z. Zekhnini
  • Ch. Gerday
    • 1
  1. 1.Laboratoire de Biochimie-Inst.Chimie (B6) Université de Liège au Sart TilmanLiège 1Belgium

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