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Publication date: Available online 21 March 2019Source: Biocatalysis and Agricultural BiotechnologyAuthor(s): Khurshid Ahmed Baloch, Apichat Upaichit, Benjamas CheirsilpAbstractAs the enzyme production and its application is a costly process mainly because of the inducible production, this study aimed to screen the basic components of media for the production of cost-effective lipases. A newly isolated yeast strain, namely Dipodascus capitatus A4C is a specific yeast that could produce lipases in both extracellular and cell-bound forms. Various low-cost substrates were applied as single or mixed carbon sources for D. capit...
Melvyn Roerdink, Christa P. de Jonge, Lisette M. Smid, Andreas Daffertshofer
Erik Petrus Andersson, Andrew Govus, Oliver Michael Shannon, Kerry McGawley
Tayla R. Penny, Amy E. Sutherland, Jamie G. Mihelakis, Madison C. B. Paton, Yen Pham, Joohyung Lee, Nicole M. Jones, Graham Jenkin, Michael C. Fahey, Suzanne L. Miller, Courtney A. McDonald
Qiang Zhang, Wei Dou, Deng Pan, Er-Hu Chen, Jin-Zhi Niu, Guy Smagghe, Jin-Jun Wang
Stephen B. Shears, Yoichi Hayakawa
Fakhreddin Yaghoob Nezhad, Sander A. J. Verbrugge, Martin Sch önfelder, Lore Becker, Martin Hrabě de Angelis, Henning Wackerhage
Publication date: Available online 22 March 2019Source: Molecular Phylogenetics and EvolutionAuthor(s): Jianfei Ye, Limin Lu, Bing Liu, Tuo Yang, Jinlong Zhang, Haihua Hu, Rong Li, Anming Lu, Huiyuan Liu, Lingfeng Mao, Zhiduan ChenAbstractBiogeographical regionalization schemes have traditionally been constructed based on taxonomic endemism of families, genera, and/or species, and rarely incorporated the phylogenetic relationships between taxa. However, phylogenetic relationships are important for understanding historical connections within and among biogeographical regions. Phylogeny-based delineation of biota is a burgeo...
Publication date: Available online 21 March 2019Source: MethodsAuthor(s): Rina Fujiwara, Kenji MurakamiAbstractTranscription initiation can be reconstituted from highly purified general transcription factors (GTFs), RNA polymerase II (pol II), and promoter DNA. However, earlier biochemical reconstitution systems had a serious technical limitation, namely very poor initiation efficiency. Due to the poor efficiency of the reaction and trace amounts of proteins involved in the pre-initiation complex (PIC) assembly, detection of transcription and PIC formation was only possible by the synthesis of a radiolabeled transcript and...
Publication date: Available online 21 March 2019Source: MethodsAuthor(s): A. Lim, S. Lim, S. KimAbstractEnhancer is a DNA sequence of a genome that controls transcription of downstream target genes. Enhancers are known to be associated with certain epigenetic signatures. Machine learning tools, such as CSI-ANN, ChromHMM, and RFECS, were developed for predicting enhancers using various epigenetic features. However, predictions by different tools vary widely and quite a significant portion of enhancer predictions does not agree. Thus, computational methods for enhancer prediction should be further developed. In this paper, a...