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*  Prochlorococcus
Typically, Prochlorococcus divide once a day in the subsurface layer or oligotrophic waters. Prochlorococcus is abundant in the ... Furthermore, Prochlorococcus are more plentiful in the presence of heterotrophs that have catalase abilities. Prochlorococcus ... Still, it is assumed that Prochlorococcus have a very small nutrient requirement. Moreover, Prochlorococcus have adapted to use ... The name Prochlorococcus originated from the fact it was originally assumed that Prochlorococcus was related to Prochloron and ...
*  Prochlorophyta
In 1986 Prochlorococcus was found by Sallie W. (Penny) Chisholm and colleagues. Prochlorococcus may be responsible for a ... as in Prochlorococcus, and as filaments, as in Prochlorothrix. Cyanobacteria Prochloron Prochlorococcus Photosynthetic ... "Photoacclimation of Prochlorococcus sp. (Prochlorophyta) Strains Isolated from the North Atlantic and the Mediterranean Sea". ...
*  Synechococcus
Prochlorococcus is thought to be at least 100 times more abundant than Synechococcus in warm oligotrophic waters. Assuming ... Photosynthetic picoplankton Prochlorococcus B. Palenik; B. Brahamsha; F. W. Larimer; M. Land; L. Hauser; P. Chain; J. Lamerdin ... It is usually far outnumbered by Prochlorococcus in all environments where they co-occur. Exceptions to this rule are areas of ... Zeaxanthin is also found in Prochlorococcus, red algae and as a minor pigment in some chlorophytes and eustigmatophytes. ...
*  Ramon Margalef Prize in Ecology
Margalef's mandala, Prochlorococcus, and geoengineering. Contributions to Science 10: 7-15. [14] Tilman D. 2015. Biodiversity: ...
*  Orders of magnitude (mass)
"Prochlorococcus marinus MIT 9313 - Home". Joint Genome Institute. Retrieved 2011-11-01. "Size (diameter) of most abundant ... cyanobacteri - Prochlorococcus - BNID 101520". BioNumbers. Retrieved 2011-11-01. Mass calculated from volume assuming density ...
*  Pelagibacter ubique
Prochlorococcus Synechococcus Michael S. Rappé; Stephanie A. Connon; Kevin L. Vergin; Stephen J. Giovannoni (2002). " ...
*  Photosynthetic picoplankton
The Prochlorococcus cyanobacterium replaces it when the waters becomes impoverished in nutrients (i.e., oligotrophic). On the ... The importance of Prochlorococcus to community structure in the central North Pacific Ocean. Limnol. Oceanogr. 39:954-61. ... 1992). Prochlorococcus marinus nov. gen. nov. sp.: an oxyphototrophic marine prokaryote containing divinyl chlorophyll a and b ... With a typical size of 0.6 µm, Prochlorococcus was discovered only in 1988 by two American researchers, Sallie W. (Penny) ...
*  Hoek, Mann and Jahns system
Prochlorococcus, Prochlorothrix) Class Glaucophyceae (e.g., Cyanophora, Glaucocystis) Class Bangiophyceae Order Porphyridiales ...
*  Cyanophages
Partensky, F.; Hess, W. R.; Vaulot, D. (1999-03-01). "Prochlorococcus, a Marine Photosynthetic Prokaryote of Global ... Certain cyanophages infect and burst Prochlorococcus, the world's smallest and most abundant primary producers. Marine ... "Three Prochlorococcus Cyanophage Genomes: Signature Features and Ecological Interpretations". PLOS Biology. 3 (5): e144. doi: ...
*  Sallie W. Chisholm
Unveiling Prochlorococcus: The Life and times of the ocean's smallest photosynthetic cell. 2012. In: Microbes and Evolution: ... Prochlorococcus Synechococcus Carbon cycle Global warming "National Medalist". The Mining Journal. 2013-02-09. Retrieved 2013- ... in particular Prochlorococcus and Synechococcus) accounted for a much more substantial part of marine productivity than had ...
*  Biomass (ecology)
Prochlorococcus is ubiquitous between 40°N and 40°S and dominates in the oligotrophic (nutrient poor) regions of the oceans. ... Prochlorococcus is possibly the most plentiful species on Earth: a single millilitre of surface seawater may contain 100,000 ... Marine cyanobacteria are the smallest known photosynthetic organisms; the smallest of all, Prochlorococcus, is just 0.5 to 0.8 ... December 2007). "Patterns and Implications of Gene Gain and Loss in the Evolution of Prochlorococcus". PLoS Genetics. 3 (12): ...
*  Cyanobacteria
The smallest genomes have been found in Prochlorococcus spp. (1.7 Mb) and the largest in Nostoc punctiforme (9 Mb). Those of ... The tiny marine cyanobacterium Prochlorococcus was discovered in 1986 and accounts for more than half of the photosynthesis of ... A few genera lack phycobilisomes and have chlorophyll b instead (Prochloron, Prochlorococcus, Prochlorothrix). These were ... Prochlorococcus, Prochloron, and Prochlorothrix The remainder are validly published under the International Code of ...
*  Social history of viruses
Sullivan MB, Coleman ML, Weigele P, Rohwer F, Chisholm SW (2005). "Three Prochlorococcus cyanophage genomes: signature features ...
*  ManA RNA motif
Sullivan MB, Coleman ML, Weigele P, Rohwer F, Chisholm SW (May 2005). "Three Prochlorococcus cyanophage genomes: signature ...
*  Photosynthetic reaction centre protein family
"Transfer of photosynthesis genes to and from Prochlorococcus viruses". Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 101 (30): 11013-8. doi: ...
*  Acaryochloris marina
Prochlorococcus Komárek J, Kaštovský J, Mareš J, Johansen JR (2014). "Taxonomic classification of cyanoprokaryotes ( ...
*  Genome
"Genome sequence of the cyanobacterium Prochlorococcus marinus SS120, a nearly minimal oxyphototrophic genome". Proceedings of ... "Genome divergence in two Prochlorococcus ecotypes reflects oceanic niche differentiation". Nature. 424 (6952): 1042-7. Bibcode: ...
*  List of sequenced bacterial genomes
2003). "Genome sequence of the cyanobacterium Prochlorococcus marinus SS120, a nearly minimal oxyphototrophic genome". Proc. ... 2003). "Genome divergence in two Prochlorococcus ecotypes reflects oceanic niche differentiation". Nature. 424 (6952): 1042-7. ...
*  Yfr2
In the Prochlorococcus genus, Yfr2 genes are found adjacent to Yfr10 and a potential interaction between the two ncRNAs has ... The family can be divided into two subgroups, one found in marine cyanobacteria (e.g. the Prochlorococcus and Synechococcus ... non-coding RNAs in Prochlorococcus". PLoS Genet. 4 (8): e1000173. doi:10.1371/journal.pgen.1000173. PMC 2518516 . PMID 18769676 ...
*  Downstream-peptide motif
"The challenge of regulation in a minimal photoautotroph: non-coding RNAs in Prochlorococcus". PLoS Genet. 4 (8): e1000173. doi: ... refers to a conserved RNA structure identified by bioinformatics in the cyanobacterial genera Synechococcus and Prochlorococcus ...
*  Cyanobacterial non-coding RNA
In Prochlorococcus and Synechocystis, non-coding RNAs have been shown to regulate gene expression. NsiR4, widely conserved ... Large scale screens have identified 21 Yfr (cYanobacterial functional RNAs) in the marine cyanobacterium Prochlorococcus and ... non-coding RNAs in Prochlorococcus". PLoS Genet. 4 (8): e1000173. doi:10.1371/journal.pgen.1000173. PMC 2518516 . PMID 18769676 ...
*  Pan-genome
Another example for the latter can be seen in a comparison of the sizes of the core and the pan-genome of Prochlorococcus. The ... "Patterns and Implications of Gene Gain and Loss in the Evolution of Prochlorococcus". PLoS Genetics. 3 (12): e231. doi:10.1371/ ... core genome set is logically much smaller than the pan-genome, which is used by different ecotypes of Prochlorococcus. A 2015 ...
*  George M. Church
"Patterns and implications of gene gain and loss in the evolution of Prochlorococcus". PLoS Genetics. 3 (12): e231. doi:10.1371/ ...
*  GlnA RNA motif
Further supporting a possible role as a cis-regulatory element in control of nitrogen metabolism, the Prochlorococcus marinus ... 2006). "Global gene expression of Prochlorococcus ecotypes in response to changes in nitrogen availability". Mol. Syst. Biol. 2 ...
*  Lycopene epsilon-cyclase
"A novel type of lycopene ε-cyclase in the marine cyanobacterium Prochlorococcus marinus MED4". Arch. Microbiol. 179 (6): 409- ...