Isolation and properties of new photosynthetic bacteria isolated from seawater

Wanna Choorit, Naoki Abe, Jun Kaneko, Napavarn Noaratnaraporn, Yoshiyuki Kamio, Kazuo Izaki

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Three strains of purple nonsulfur photosynthetic bacteria were isolated from seawater. They showed the characteristic properties of Rhodobacter species. Their biochemical, physiological, and chemotaxonomical properties were different from those of previously known species.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)2189-2191
Number of pages3
JournalBioscience, Biotechnology and Biochemistry
Issue number12
Publication statusPublished - 1993 Jan 1

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biotechnology
  • Molecular Biology
  • Biochemistry
  • Organic Chemistry
  • Analytical Chemistry
  • Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology


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