Biochemical characterization of a new nicotinamidase from an unclassified bacterium thriving in a geothermal water stream microbial mat community

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Zapata-Pérez, Rubén; Martínez-Moñino, Ana-Belén; García-Saura, Antonio-Ginés; Cabanes, Juana; Takami, Hideto; Sánchez-Ferrer, Álvaro;
(2017)
  • Publisher: Public Library of Science
  • Journal: PLoS ONE, volume 12, issue 7 (issn: 1932-6203, eissn: 1932-6203)
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  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC5531466, doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0181561
  • Subject: Research Article | Data Management | Bacteria | Sequence Alignment | Amino Acids | Sequence Motif Analysis | Sodium Phosphate | Melting | Mycobacterium Tuberculosis | Taxonomy | Chemical Compounds | Phylogenetic Analysis | Physical Sciences | Evolutionary Biology | Glycine | Organic Chemistry | Proteins | Physics | Aliphatic Amino Acids | Phylogenetics | Sequence Analysis | Evolutionary Systematics | Database and Informatics Methods | Chemistry | Actinobacteria | Nicotine | Biology and Life Sciences | Computer and Information Sciences | Alkaloids | Research and Analysis Methods | Phase Transitions | Medicine | Q | R | Condensed Matter Physics | Phosphates | Science | Bioinformatics | Biochemistry | Organisms | Organic Compounds

Nicotinamidases are amidohydrolases that convert nicotinamide into nicotinic acid, contributing to NAD+ homeostasis in most organisms. In order to increase the number of nicotinamidases described to date, this manuscript characterizes a nicotinamidase obtained from a me... View more
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