Characterization of Catalase from Psychrotolerant Psychrobacter piscatorii T-3 Exhibiting High Catalase Activity

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Kimoto, Hideyuki; Yoshimune, Kazuaki; Matsuyma, Hidetoshi; Yumoto, Isao;
  • Publisher: Molecular Diversity Preservation International
  • Journal: International Journal of Molecular Sciences,volume 13,issue 2,pages1,733-1,746 (issn: 1422-0067, eissn: 1422-0067)
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  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.3390/ijms13021733, pmc: PMC3291989
  • Subject: Chemistry | <em>Psycrobacter piscatorii</em> | QD1-999 | hydrogen peroxide | Psycrobacter piscatorii | PktA | Article | catalase | Biology (General) | QH301-705.5

A psychrotolerant bacterium, strain T-3 (identified as Psychrobacter piscatorii), that exhibited an extraordinarily high catalase activity was isolated from the drain pool of a plant that uses H2O2 as a bleaching agent. Its cell extract exhibited a catalase activity (19... View more
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