Fractionation of Hydrogen Isotopes by Sulfate- and Nitrate-Reducing Bacteria
Osburn, Magdalena R.
Dawson, Katherine S.
Fogel, Marilyn L.
Sessions, Alex L.
- Publisher: Frontiers Research Foundation
(issn: 1664-302X, eissn: 1664-302X)
NAD(P)H | transhydrogenase | transhydrogenase. | fatty acids | Microbiology | hydrogen isotopes | sulfate-reducing bacteria | anaerobic microbial metabolism | QR1-502 | Original Research
Hydrogen atoms from water and food are incorporated into biomass during cellular metabolism and biosynthesis, fractionating the isotopes of hydrogen –protium and deuterium –that are recorded in biomolecules. While these fractionations are often relatively constant in pl...