• A 7-month experiment was carried out to determine the effects of different levels of probiotics (baker's yeast (Saccharomyces cerevisiae) and Bacillus subtilis) on Nile tilapia (Oreochromis niloticus) reared in low input ponds. (worldfishcenter.org)
  • Since the publication of the best-selling first edition, much has been discovered about Saccharomyces cerevisiae, the single-celled fungus commonly known as baker's yeast or brewer's yeast that is the basis for much of our understanding of the molecular and cellular biology of eukaryotes. (routledge.com)
  • Saccharomyces cervisiae is a fungus known as Baker's & Brewer's yeast because it's used to make bread and ferment alcoholic beverages, like beer and wine. (giantmicrobes.com)
  • Saccharomyces cerevisiae, otherwise known as baker's yeast or brewer's yeast, utilizes sugar, specifically glucose, for its nutritional requirements. (reference.com)
  • Saccharomyces cerevisiae, otherwise known as baker's yeast, is one of the many model organisms studied in laboratories all over the world. (jove.com)
  • Saccharomyces cerevisiae (commonly known as baker's yeast) is a single-celled eukaryote that is frequently used in scientific research. (jove.com)
  • Recently, attempts have been made not only to elucidate the mechanisms by which S. cerevisiae causes vaginitis ( 5 , 8 , 19 ) but also to determine whether local or systemic predisposing factors or exposure to exogenous sources of S. cerevisiae (such as baker's yeast) may play a role in the pathogenesis of the disease ( 22 , 34 , 38 ). (asm.org)
  • The synthesis of 1,3-propanediol by biological means is extremely lucrative, and to the best of our knowledge, this is the first study focusing on the development of an optimized process for the production of the value-added chemical 1,3-propanediol from what can be considered as industrial waste, glycerol, via fermentation using instant baker's yeast ( Saccharomyces cerevisiae ). (rsc.org)
  • article{osti_1595946, title = {Engineering of Saccharomyces cerevisiae for efficient fermentation of cellulose}, author = {Oh, Eun Joong and Jin, Yong-Su}, abstractNote = {ABSTRACT Conversion of lignocellulosic biomass to biofuels using microbial fermentation is a promising option to substitute petroleum-based production economically and sustainably. (osti.gov)
  • Green C.M., Lowndes N.F. (2004) Purification and Analysis of Checkpoint Protein Complexes From Saccharomyces cerevisiae . (springer.com)
  • Recent studies in Saccharomyces cerevisiae have shown that in response to iron deficiency, an RNA-binding protein denoted Cth2 coordinates a global metabolic rearrangement that aims to optimize iron utilization. (mdpi.com)
  • In addition to the standard set of translation factors common in eukaryotic organisms, protein synthesis in the yeast Saccharomyces cerevisiae requires an ABCF ATPase factor eEF3, eukaryotic Elongation Factor 3. (diva-portal.org)
  • To unravel the mechanism of peroxisomal VLCFA transport, we use Saccharomyces cerevisiae as a model organism. (uva.nl)
  • Now that we've learned a bit about S. cerevisiae as an organism, let's discuss what makes it a great model system for research. (jove.com)
  • In order to investigate the epidemiology of these vaginal infections, a total of 40 isolates of S. cerevisiae derived from symptomatic and asymptomatic women were characterized by two DNA typing approaches, named ribosomal DNA (rDNA) hybridization and Ty917 hybridization, based on the Southern blotting technique. (asm.org)
  • With the Ty917 hybridization method, all of the S. cerevisiae isolates tested appeared very heterogeneous, with the exception of those collected from individual patients with recurrent vaginitis. (asm.org)
  • This allowed us to exclude a possible common source of infection while the high relatedness among S. cerevisiae sequential isolates from recurrent-vaginitis patients could suggest a pattern of relapse rather than frequent reinfection. (asm.org)
  • The vital challenges for the efficient microbial conversion of lignocellulosic biomass by engineered S. cerevisiae include heterologous expression of cellulolytic enzymes, co-fermentation of hexose and pentose sugars, and robustness against various stresses. (osti.gov)
  • A previously discovered mutant of Saccharomyces cerevisiae alcohol dehydrogenase 1 (Adh1p) was shown to enable a unique NADH-dependent reduction of 5-hydroxymethylfurfural (HMF), a well-known inhibitor of yeast fermentation. (diva-portal.org)
  • Saccharomyces cerevisiae is a fungal microorganism that thrives in an acidic environment. (reference.com)
  • Herein, we hypothesized that mannan from Saccharomyces cerevisiae would dampen the characteristics of fungal allergic asthma by altering the pulmonary immune responses. (hindawi.com)
  • The DNA damage-dependent checkpoint of Saccharomyces cerevisiae is a paradigm for eukaryotic checkpoint pathways that regulate cell cycle progression in the presence of insults to the genetic material. (springer.com)
  • But there is no functional RNAi pathway in the eukaryotic model S. cerevisiae until recently, when a heterologous RNAi pathway from Saccharomyces castellii was reconstituted. (aiche.org)
  • To elucidate the impact of benzoquinone (BQ) on lipid homeostasis and cytotoxicity in Saccharomyces cerevisiae . (rsc.org)
  • The V-ATPase of Saccharomyces cerevisiae is an ATP-dependent proton pump responsible for acidification of the vacuole and other internal compartments including the whole secretory pathway. (wiley.com)
  • Peroxisomal fatty acid uptake mechanism in Saccharomyces cerevisiae. (uva.nl)
  • There are two classes of Saccharomyces cerevisiae antibodies produced by the body, ASCA IgG and ASCA IgA. (labcorp.com)
  • The test for anti- Saccharomyces cerevisiae antibodies (ASCA) is used to help distinguish between Crohn disease (CD) and ulcerative colitis (UC), the two most common types of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). (labcorp.com)
  • We will review the yeast S. cerevisiae model system with emphasis on the chronological life span as a model system to study aging and the regulation of stress resistance in eukaryotes. (wiley.com)
  • Regulation of pyc1 encoding pyruvate carboxylase isozyme I by nitrogen sources in Saccharomyces cerevisiae. (wikipathways.org)
  • In S. cerevisiae, the key DDC kinase Rad53 plays crucial roles in the regulation of transcription, dNTP levels, fork stability, cell cycle progression and origin firing. (cornell.edu)
  • In the study, we investigated effects of endogenous lycopene on cell growth and ethanol production of S. cerevisiae in acetic acid media. (springer.com)
  • The levels of total nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide (NAD) and nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide phosphate (NADP), and their redox states were determined as the function of growth in S. cerevisiae. (unt.edu)
  • The yeast Saccharomyces cerevisiae senses and responds to nutrients by adapting its growth rate and undergoing morphogenic transitions to ensure survival. (nih.gov)
  • Vaginal colonization and symptomatic vaginitis due to S. cerevisiae are extremely rare, and the incidence of vaginal infections caused by this yeast has been estimated to be less than 1% ( 23 , 24 ). (asm.org)
  • Along with mushrooms and molds, S. cerevisiae belongs to the Kingdom Fungi due to the presence of a cell wall made out of chitin, a polysaccharide polymer that's found not only in Fungi, but also in the exoskeletons of insects and crustaceans. (jove.com)
  • Assembly of subunit d (Vma6p) and G (Vma10p) and the NMR solution structure of subunit G (G(1-59)) of the Saccharomyces cerevisiae V(1)V(O) ATPase. (nih.gov)
  • The similarity of Pho84p, a high-affinity phosphate transporter in Saccharomyces cerevisiae , to the glucose sensors Snf3p and Rgt2p has led to the hypothesis that Pho84p is an inorganic phosphate sensor. (genetics.org)
  • The Saccharomyces cerevisiae polyphosphatase PPN1 (uniprot/Q04119) degrades inorganic polyphosphates both by cleaving Pi from the chain end and by fragmenting long-chain polymers into shorter ones. (scirp.org)
  • Previous studies performed in S. cerevisiae that have contributed to our understanding of important cellular processes such as the cell cycle, aging, and cell death are also discussed. (jove.com)
  • Cell-free extracts from Saccharomyces cerevisiae catalyzed the incorporation of glucosyl residues from UDP-[U-14C]glucose into beta-1,3-glucans which contained a significant proportion of beta-1,6-glycosidic linkages. (biomedsearch.com)
  • Although vaginitis caused by Saccharomyces cerevisiae is extremely rare, in recent years we have experienced an increasing frequency of S. cerevisiae isolation from the vaginas of fertile-age women. (asm.org)
  • Saccharomyces cerevisiae is an yeast with the ability to induce defense responses and resistance in some plants. (usp.br)
  • The potential of the application of pulsed electric fields (PEF) to induce accelerate autolysis of a commercial strain of Saccharomyces cerevisiae for winemaking use was evaluated. (frontiersin.org)