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Review
, 7 (11), 447-53

Pressure-regulated Metabolism in Microorganisms

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Pressure-regulated Metabolism in Microorganisms

F Abe et al. Trends Microbiol.

Abstract

There has been a renewal of interest in the survival strategies employed by deep-sea, high-pressure-adapted (piezophilic) microorganisms as well as in the effects of high pressure on mesophilic, 1-atmosphere-pressure-adapted microorganisms. This is partly the result of a greater appreciation of the adaptations of microorganisms to life in extreme environments and partly the result of the development of new techniques for examining physiological and molecular processes as a function of pressure.

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