Resistance gene for thermophile?
Dr. Duncan Clark
Duncan at nospam.demon.co.uk
Tue Nov 2 05:53:13 EST 1999
In article <7vknfi$eb3$1 at nnrp1.deja.com>, kwicher at my-deja.com writes
>I am looking for any gene I can use as a selective one for thermophilic
>Gram negative bacterium: antibiotic,heavy metal ions resistance or any
>Please send me any information.
The only one I know is Kan taken from a Bacillus thermophile and mutated
for more thermophily for use in Thermus. A search of PubMed should find
umpteen references, mostly from Japanese groups.
The problem with being on the cutting edge is that you occasionally get
sliced from time to time....
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