Roles of AtpI and Two YidC-type Proteins from Alkaliphilic Bacillus pseudofirmus OF4 in ATP Synthase Assembly and Non-fermentative Growth.
J. Bacteriol., Nov (2012)
Genome of alkaliphilic Bacillus pseudofirmus OF4 reveals adaptations that support the ability to grow in an external pH range from 7.5 to 11.4.
Environ. Microbiol., Dec;13(12):3289-309 (2011)
Mutations in a helix-1 motif of the ATP synthase c-subunit of Bacillus pseudofirmus OF4 cause functional deficits and changes in the c-ring stability and mobility on sodium dodecyl sulfate-polyacrylamide gel electrophoresis.
Biochemistry., Jun;50(24):5497-506 (2011)
ATP synthases: cellular nanomotors characterized by LILBID mass spectrometry.
Phys Chem Chem Phys., Nov;12(41):13375-82 (2010)
The ATP synthase a-subunit of extreme alkaliphiles is a distinct variant: mutations in the critical alkaliphile-specific residue Lys-180 and other residues that support alkaliphile oxidative phosphorylation.
J. Biol. Chem., Oct;285(42):32105-15 (2010)
A new type of proton coordination in an F(1)F(o)-ATP synthase rotor ring.
PLoS Biol., 8(8):e1000443 (2010)
F1F0-ATP synthases of alkaliphilic bacteria: lessons from their adaptations.
Biochim. Biophys. Acta., Aug;1797(8):1362-77 (2010)
Cation/proton antiporter complements of bacteria: why so large and diverse?
Mol. Microbiol., Oct;74(2):257-60 (2009)
Characterization of the Functionally Critical AXAXAXA and PXXEXXP Motifs of the ATP Synthase c-Subunit from an Alkaliphilic Bacillus.
J. Biol. Chem., Mar;284(13):8714-25 (2009)
Purification of two putative type II NADH dehydrogenases with different substrate specificities from alkaliphilic Bacillus pseudofirmus OF4.
Biochim. Biophys. Acta., May;1777(5):453-61 (2008)
Catalytic properties of Staphylococcus aureus and Bacillus members of the secondary cation/proton antiporter-3 (Mrp) family are revealed by an optimized assay in an Escherichia coli host.
J. Bacteriol., Apr;189(8):3081-90 (2007)
Interaction between cytochrome caa3 and F1F0-ATP synthase of alkaliphilic Bacillus pseudofirmus OF4 is demonstrated by saturation transfer electron paramagnetic resonance and differential scanning calorimetry assays.
Biochemistry., Jan;46(1):306-13 (2007)
The activity profile of the NhaD-type Na+(Li+)/H+ antiporter from the soda Lake Haloalkaliphile Alkalimonas amylolytica is adaptive for the extreme environment.
J. Bacteriol., Nov;187(22):7589-95 (2005)
The Mrp Na+/H+ antiporter increases the activity of the malate:quinone oxidoreductase of an Escherichia coli respiratory mutant.
J. Bacteriol., Jan;187(1):388-91 (2005)
pKa of the essential Glu54 and backbone conformation for subunit c from the H+-coupled F1F0 ATP synthase from an alkaliphilic Bacillus.
FEBS Lett., Sep;575(1-3):131-5 (2004)
MotPS is the stator-force generator for motility of alkaliphilic Bacillus, and its homologue is a second functional Mot in Bacillus subtilis.
Mol. Microbiol., Aug;53(4):1035-49 (2004)
Replacement of amino acid sequence features of a- and c-subunits of ATP synthases of Alkaliphilic Bacillus with the Bacillus consensus sequence results in defective oxidative phosphorylation and non-fermentative growth at pH 10.5.
J. Biol. Chem., Jun;279(25):26546-54 (2004)
An evaluation of detergents for NMR structural studies of membrane proteins.
J. Biomol. NMR., Jan;28(1):43-57 (2004)
A tenth atp gene and the conserved atpI gene of a Bacillus atp operon have a role in Mg2+ uptake.
Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A., Sep;100(18):10213-8 (2003)
Energetics of alkaliphilic Bacillus species: physiology and molecules.
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