tetrahymena

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Related to Tetrahymena thermophila: Tetrahymena pyriformis, Trypanosoma brucei rhodesiense

tetrahymena

free-living, freshwater ciliate sometimes capable of infecting and causing disease in fish.
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Molecular characterization of SerH3, a Tetrahymena thermophila gene encoding a temperature-regulated surface antigen.
Recent studies have confirmed that the optimal temperature for chemokinesis in Tetrahymena thermophila is about 28[degrees]C (Koppelhus et al.
The company's proprietary technologies (TetraExpress[TM], PRiSM[TM], and G-SOME[TM]), are based upon Tetrahymena thermophila, a sophisticated microorganism that enables the development, manufacture, and delivery of soluble proteins as well as new and improved vaccines to address long-standing and emerging threats to human and animal health.
G-SOME[TM] vaccine technology is based on naturally occurring protein nanoparticles derived from the fast growing and easy to use ciliate Tetrahymena thermophila, which enables the development and mass production of more effective multivalent vaccines that are difficult, and in some cases impossible, to produce with existing methods, e.
Electroporation-mediated replacement of a positively and negatively selectable beta-tubulin gene in Tetrahymena thermophila.
At about the same time, Cech discovered that certain RNA molecules in single-celled organisms called Tetrahymena thermophila are capable of unassisted catalytic activity in test tubes.
Calmodulin and Ca2+/calmodulin-binding proteins are involved in tetrahymena thermophila phagocytosis.
1986); Tetrahymena thermophila M10932 (Spangler and Blackburn, 1985); and Tetrahymena tropicalis X56168 (Sogin et al.