recent references

Elizabeth Harris chlamy at
Fri Apr 18 12:24:54 EST 1997

This is the first update since the one posted on January 31st.

Akimoto, M., H. Yamada, K. Ohtaguchi and K. Koide (1997).
Photoautotrophic cultivation of the green alga Chlamydomonas
reinhardtii as a method for carbon dioxide fixation and alpha-
linolenic acid production.  J. Am. Oil Chem. Soc. 74, 181-183.

Boudreau, E., M. Turmel, M. Goldschmidt-Clermont, J.-D. Rochaix,
S. Sivan, A. Michaels and S. Leu (1997).  A large open reading
frame (orf1995) in the chloroplast DNA of Chlamydomonas
reinhardtii encodes an essential protein.  Mol. Gen. Genet. 253,

Cerutti, H., A.M. Johnson, N.W. Gillham and J.E. Boynton (1997).
A eubacterial gene conferring spectinomycin resistance on
Chlamydomonas reinhardtii:  Integration into the nuclear genome
and gene expression.  Genetics 145, 97-110.

Clavel, S., D.R. Davis and W. Ortiz (1997).  Chaperonin 60 and the
stability of polypeptides synthesized in isolated chloroplasts of
Euglena gracilis at moderately elevated temperatures.  J. Plant
Physiol. 150, 69-76.

Clifton, K.E. (1997).  Mass spawning by green algae on coral
reefs.  Science 275, 1116-1118.

Couture, M. and M. Guertin (1996).  Purification and spectroscopic
characterization of a recombinant chloroplastic hemoglobin from
the green unicellular alga Chlamydomonas eugametos.  Eur. J.
Biochem. 242, 779-787.

De Visser, J.A.G.M., R.F. Hoekstra and H. Van den Ende (1997).  An
experimental test for synergistic epistasis and its application in
Chlamydomonas.  Genetics 145, 815-819.

Durnford, D.G., R. Aebersold and B.R. Green (1996).  The
fucoxanthin-chlorophyll proteins from a chromophyte alga are part
of a large multigene family:  Structural and evolutionary
relationships to other light harvesting antennae.  Mol. Gen.
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Egeland, E.S., R.R.L. Guillard and S. Liaaen-Jensen (1997).  Algal
carotenoids .63. Carotenoids from Prasinophyceae .7. Additional
prototype representatives and a general chemosystematic evaluation
of carotenoids in Prasinophyceae (Chlorophyta).  Phytochemistry
44, 1087-1097.

Evans, J.H. and L.R. Keller (1997).  Calcium influx signals normal
flagellar RNA induction following acid shock of Chlamydomonas
reinhardtii.  Plant Mol. Biol. 33, 467-481.

Evans, J.H., J.L. Smith and L.R. Keller (1997).  Ion selectivity
in the Chlamydomonas reinhardtii flagellar regeneration system.
Exp. Cell Res. 230, 94-102.

Finazzi, G., S. Bueschlen, C. De Vitry, F. Rappaport, P. Joliot
and F.A. Wollman (1997).  Function-directed mutagenesis of the
cytochrome b6f complex in Chlamydomonas reinhardtii:  Involvement
of the cd loop of cytochrome b6 in quinol binding to the Qo site.
Biochemistry 36, 2867-2874.

Fischer, N., P. Setif and J.-D. Rochaix (1997).  Targeted
mutations in the psaC gene of Chlamydomonas reinhardtii: by
altered electron flow from photosystem I ferredoxin.  Biochemistry
36, 93-102.

Fisher, M., I. Gokhman, U. Pick and A. Zamir (1997).  A
structurally novel transferrin-like protein accumulates in the
plasma membrane of the unicellular green alga Dunaliella salina
grown in high salinities.  J. Biol. Chem. 272, 1565-1570.

Fontaine, J.M., D. Goux, B. Kloareg and S. Loiseaux-de Goer
(1997).  The reverse-transcriptase-like proteins encoded by group
II introns in the mitochondrial genome of the brown alga Pylaiella
littoralis belong to two different lineages which apparently
coevolved with the group II ribosyme lineages.  J. Mol. Evol. 44,

Garcia-Fernandez, J.M., A. Lopez-Ruiz, L. Humanes and J.D. Dapena
(1997).  Purification and characterization of glutamine synthetase
from the green alga Monoraphidium braunii.  Plant Sci. 123, 77-84.

Gauthier, D.A. and D.H. Turpin (1997).  Interactions between
inorganic phosphate (Pi) assimilation, photosynthesis and
respiration in the Pi-limited green alga Selenastrum minutum.
Plant Cell Environ. 20, 12-24.

Godl, K., A. Hallmann, S. Wenzl and M. Sumper (1997).
Differential targeting of closely related ECM glycoproteins: The
pherophorin family from Volvox.  .  EMBO J. 16, 25-34.

Herrmann, H., D.P. Haeder and F. Ghetti (1997).  Inhibition of
photosynthesis by solar radiation in Dunaliella salina:  Relative
efficiencies of UV-B, UV-A and PAR.  Plant Cell Environ. 20, 359-

Hu, D.L., H.R. Fiedler, T. Golan, M. Edelman, H. Strotmann, N.
Shavit and S. Leu (1997).  Catalytic properties and sensitivity to
tentoxin of Chlamydomonas reinhardtii ATP synthases changed in
codon 83 of atpB by site-directed mutagenesis.  J Biol Chem 272,

Im, C.S., G.L. Matters and S.I. Beale (1996).  Calcium and
calmodulin are involved in blue light induction of the gsa gene
for an early chlorophyll biosynthetic step in Chlamydomonas.
Plant Cell 8, 2245-2253.

Jacquot, J.P., M. Stein, K. Suzuki, S. Liottet, G. Sandoz and M.
Miginiac-Maslow (1997).  Residue Glu-91 of Chlamydomonas
reinhardtii ferredoxin is essential for electron transfer to
ferredoxin-thioredoxin reductase.  FEBS Lett. 400, 293-296.

Karsten, U., K.D. Barrow, O. Nixdorf, J.A. West and R.J. King
(1997).  Characterization of mannitol metabolism in the mangrove
red alga Caloglossa leprieurii (Montagne) J Agardh.  Planta 201,

King, S.J. and S.K. Dutcher (1997).  Phosphoregulation of an inner
dynein arm complex in Chlamydomonas reinhardtii is altered in
phototactic mutant strains.  J. Cell Biol. 136, 177-191.

Kiss, J.Z. (1997).  Gravitropism in the rhizoids of the alga
Chara:  A model system for microgravity research.  Biol. Bull.
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Kneifel, H., K. Elmendorff, E. Hegewald and C.J. Soeder (1997).
Biotransformation of 1-naphthalenesulfonic acid by the green alga
Scenedesmus obliquus.  Arch. Microbiol. 167, 32-37.

Koehidai, L., P. Kovacs and G. Csaba (1996).  Chemotaxis of the
unicellular green alga Dunaliella salina and the ciliated
Tetrahymena pyriformis -  Effects of glycine, lysine, and alanine,
and their oligopeptides.  Biosci. Rep. 16, 467-476.

Koehler, S., C.F. Delwiche, P.W. Denny, L.G. Tilney, P. Webster,
R.J.M. Wilson, J.D. Palmer and D.S. Roos (1997).  A plastid of
probable green algal origin in apicomplexan parasites.  Science
275, 1485-1489.

Krol, M., D.P. Maxwell and N.P.A. Huner (1997).  Exposure of
Dunaliella salina to low temperature mimics the high light-induced
accumulation of carotenoids and the carotenoid binding protein
(Cbr).  Plant Cell Physiol. 38, 213-216.

Lebert, M. and D.P. Haeder (1997).  Effects of hypergravity on the
photosynthetic flagellate, Euglena gracilis.  J. Plant Physiol.
150, 153-159.

Lechtreck, K.F. and C.D. Silflow (1997).  SF-assemblin in
Chlamydomonas:  Sequence conservation and localization during the
cell cycle.  Cell Motil. Cytoskeleton 36, 190-201.

Liaud, M.F., U. Brandt, M. Scherzinger and R. Cerff (1997).
Evolutionary origin of cryptomonad microalgae:  Two novel
chloroplast/cyto sol-specific GAPDH genes as potential markers of
ancestral endosymbiont and host cell components.  J. Mol. Evol.
44, S28-S37.

Lin, S. and E.J. Carpenter (1997).  Rubisco of Dunaliella
tertiolecta is redistributed between the pyrenoid and the stroma
as a light/shade response.  Marine Biol. 127, 521-529.

Mai, J.C. and A.W. Coleman (1997).  The internal transcribed
spacer 2 exhibits a common secondary structure in green algae and
flowering plants.  J. Mol. Evol. 44, 258-271.

Melkozernov, A.N., H. Su, S. Lin, S. Bingham, A.N. Webber and R.E.
Blankenship (1997).  Specific mutation near the primary donor in
photosystem I from Chlamydomonas reinhardtii alters the trapping
time and spectroscopic properties of P700.  Biochemistry 36, 2898-

Mende, D., W. Wiessner and S. Demeter (1996).  Involvement of the
donor tyrosine-D1 (Yd) in Photosystem II electron transport in the
green alga, Chlamydobotrys stellata.  Photosynth. Res. 49, 277-

Metzger, P., Y. Pouet and R. Summons (1997).  Chemotaxonomic
evidence for the similarity between Botryococcus braunii L race
and Botryococcus neglectus.  Phytochemistry 44, 1071-1075.

Mittard, V., M.J. Blackledge, M. Stein, J.P. Jacquot, D. Marion
and J.M. Lancelin (1997).  NMR solution structure of an oxidised
thioredoxin h from the eukaryotic green alga Chlamydomonas
reinhardtii.  Eur. J. Biochem. 243, 374-383.

Murakami, A., Y. Fujita, J.A. Nemson and A. Melis (1997).
Chromatic regulation in Chlamydomonas reinhardtii:  Time course of
photosystem stoichiometry adjustment following a shift in growth
light quality.  Plant Cell Physiol. 38, 188-193.

Petridou, S., K. Foster and K. Kindle (1997).  Light induces
accumulation of isocitrate lyase mRNA in a carotenoid-deficient
mutant of Chlamydomonas reinhardtii.  Plant Mol. Biol. 33, 381-

Pinevich, A., B. Gromov, K. Mamkaeva and E. Nasonova (1997).
Study of molecular karyotypes in Amoeboaphelidium protococcarum,
the endotrophic parasite of chlorophycean alga Scenedesmus.  Curr.
Microbiol. 34, 122-126.

Rothen, R., M. Thiess, P. Schumann and A. Boschetti (1997).
Import inhibition of poly(His) containing chloroplast precursor
proteins by Ni2+ ions.  FEBS Lett. 403, 15-18.

Rupp, G., E. O'Toole, L.C. Gardner, B.F. Mitchell and M.E. Porter
(1996).  The sup-pf-2 mutations of Chlamydomonas alter the
activity of the outer dynein arms by modification of the gamma-
dynein heavy chain.  J. Cell Biol. 135, 1853-1865.

Takeda, T., T. Ishikawa and S. Shigeoka (1997).  Metabolism of
hydrogen peroxide by the scavenging system in Chlamydomonas
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Tan, S., F.X. Cunningham Jr. and E. Gantt (1997).  LhcaR1 of the
red alga Porphyridium cruentum encodes a polypeptide of the LHCI
complex with seven potential chlorophyll a-binding residues that
are conserved in most LHCs.  Plant Mol. Biol. 33, 157-167.

Tanaka, A. and A. Melis (1997).  Irradiance-dependent changes in
the size and composition of the chlorophyll a-b light-harvesting
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Thompson, M.D., L.Q. Zhang, L. Hong and R.B. Hallick (1997).  Two
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Trebst, A. and B. Depka (1997).  Role of carotene in the rapid
turnover and assembly of photosystem II in Chlamydomonas
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Trowbridge, C.D. (1996).  Demography and phenology of the
intertidal green alga Codium setchellii:  The enigma of local
scarcity on sand-influenced rocky shores.  Marine Biol. 127, 341-

Turner, L., J.D. Houghton and S.B. Brown (1997).  Purification and
identification of apophycocyanin alpha and beta subunits from
soluble protein extracts of the red alga Cyanidium caldarium.
Light exposure is not a prerequisite for biosynthesis of the
protein moiety of this photosynthetic accessory pigment.  Planta
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Villarejo, A., M.I. Orus and F. Martinez (1997).  Regulation of
the CO2-concentrating mechanism in Chlorella vulgaris UAM 101 by
glucose.  Physiol. Plant. 99, 293-301.

Yasuhira, S. and L. Simpson (1997).  Phylogenetic affinity of
mitochondria of Euglena gracilis and kinetoplastids using
cytochrome oxidase I and hsp60.  J. Mol. Evol. 44, 341-347.

Yoshimura, K., C. Shingyoji and K. Takahashi (1997).  Conversion
of beating mode in Chlamydomonas flagella induced by electric
stimulation.  Cell Motil. Cytoskeleton 36, 236-245.

Zito, F., R. Kuras, Y. Choquet, H. Koessel and F.-A. Wollman
(1997).  Mutations of cytochrome b6 in Chlamydomonas reinhardtii
disclose the functional significance for a proline to leucine
conversion by petB editing in maize and tobacco.  Plant Mol. Biol.
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