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hyperthermophile

(hī′pər-thûr′mə-fīl′)
n.
Any of various organisms, such as certain bacteria and archaea, requiring temperatures of 80°C (176°F) or higher to thrive.

hy′per·ther′mo·phil′ic (-fĭl′ĭk) adj.
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Rose, "Respiration of arsenate and selenate by hyperthermophilic Archaea," Systematic and Applied Microbiology, vol.
Koutsopoulos, "Hyperthermophilic enzymes--Stability, activity and implementation strategies for high temperature applications," FEBS Journal, vol.
Oligomeric state and structural stability of two hyperthermophilic -glucosidases from Thermotoga petrophila.
Growth of Thermophilic and Hyperthermophilic Fe(III)-reducing Microorganisms on a Ferruginous Smectite as the Sole Electron Acceptor.
Adams, "A variable-temperature direct electrochemical study of metalloproteins from hyperthermophilic microorganisms involved in hydrogen production from pyruvate," Biochemistry, vol.
G6PD is purified and identified from several sources including the hyperthermophilic bacterium Thermotoga maritima [23], Schizosaccharomycespombe [24], nematodes [25], rabbit liver lumenal endoplasmic reticulum [18], mouse liver [26], dog liver [5], rat brain [27], peroxisomes from guinea pig small intestine [28], bovine lense [1], human placenta [12], buffalo erythrocyte [15], human erythrocyte [29], sheep kidney cortex [6], and rat kidney [30].
Moracci et al., "Crystal structure of the [beta]-glycosidase from the hyperthermophilic archeon sulfolobus solfataricus: resilience as a key factor in thermostability," Journal of Molecular Biology, vol.
Hyperthermophilic metal reducing microorganisms could help preventing migration of these contaminants by reducing them to less mobile forms.
Ishikawa, "Atomic resolution of the crystal structure of the hyperthermophilic family 12 endocellulase and stabilizing role of the DxDxDG calcium-binding motif in Pyrococcus furiosus," FEBS Letters, vol.
Purification and characterization of an extremely thermostable cyclomaltodextrin glucanotransferase from a newly isolated hyperthermophilic Archeon, a Thermococcus sp.