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*  List of model organisms
Tetrahymena thermophila - a free living freshwater ciliate protozoan. Emiliania huxleyi - a unicellular marine coccolithophore ...
*  Chemotaxis
Although chemorepellents work to confer an avoidance response in organisms, Tetrahymena thermophila adapt to a chemorepellent, ... "Netrin-1 Peptide Is a Chemorepellent in Tetrahymena thermophila". International Journal of Peptides. 2016: 7142868. doi:10.1155 ... GTP and ATP are chemorepellents in micro-molar concentrations to both Tetrahymena and Paramecium. These organisms avoid these ... Köhidai L (2016), "Chemotaxis as an Expression of Communication of Tetrahymena", in Witzany G, Nowacki M, Biocommunication of ...
*  Organophosphorus acid anhydrolase
"Discovery of multiple organofluorophosphate hydrolyzing activities in the protozoan Tetrahymena thermophila". J. Appl. Toxicol ...
*  List of sequenced protist genomes
September 2006). "Macronuclear Genome Sequence of the Ciliate Tetrahymena thermophila, a Model Eukaryote". PLoS Biology. 4 (9 ...
*  Colpidium colpoda
"Tetrahymena Genome Database (TGD): a new genomic resource for Tetrahymena thermophila research". Nucleic Acids Research. 34 (1 ... Within the same taxonomic family as C. colpoda is the microbial model organism Tetrahymena thermophila. There is a large body ... 2006). "Macronuclear genome sequence of the ciliate Tetrahymena thermophila, a model eukaryote". PLoS Biology. 4 (9): e286. doi ... However, more recent analyses have found the opposite - that Colpidium is, in fact, more closely related to Tetrahymena than to ...
*  Tetrahymanol synthase
"Purification and some properties of the squalene-tetrahymanol cyclase from Tetrahymena thermophila". Biochim. Biophys. Acta. ... This enzyme is isolated from Tetrahymena protozoans. Saar, J.; Kader, J.C.; Poralla, K.; Ourisson, G. (1991). " ... 2-hydride shifts in the formation of euph-7-ene by the squalene-tetrahymanol cyclase of Tetrahymena pyriformis". Chem. Commun ...
*  Tetrahymena
... of Tetrahymena Tetrahymena thermophila Genome Project at The Institute for Genomic Research Tetrahymena thermophila Genome ... Tetrahymena Stock Center at Cornell University ASSET: Advancing Secondary Science Education thru Tetrahymena Tetrahymena Genome ... thermophila and T. pyriformis. As a ciliated protozoan, Tetrahymena thermophila exhibits nuclear dimorphism: two types of cell ... Tetrahymena thermophila exists in 7 different sexes (mating types) that can reproduce in 21 different combinations, and a ...
*  U6 spliceosomal RNA
Orum H, Nielsen H, Engberg J (November 1991). "Spliceosomal small nuclear RNAs of Tetrahymena thermophila and some possible ...
*  Eukaryotic ribosome (80S)
Values are based on the ribosomes of Tetrahymena thermophila (PDB: 4V8P) and Thermus thermophilus (PDB: 4V5D). The exact size, ... The complete structure of a eukaryotic 40S ribosomal structure in Tetrahymena thermophila was published and described, as well ... The eukaryotic 60S subunit structure was also determined from T. thermophila in complex with eIF6. The complete structure of ... However, RPL29 projects to within 18Å of the active site in T. thermophila, and eukaryote-specific extensions interlink several ...
*  R-loop
... and extrachromosomal rRNA genes of Tetrahymena thermophila. In the mid-1980s, development of an antibody that binds ... "Localization of transcribed regions on extrachromosomal ribosomal RNA genes of Tetrahymena thermophila by R-loop mapping". Proc ...
*  Ribosome
At the same time, the complete model of a eukaryotic 40S ribosomal structure in Tetrahymena thermophila was published and ... Similarly, the eukaryotic 60S subunit structure was also determined from Tetrahymena thermophila in complex with eIF6. ...
*  Inferring horizontal gene transfer
... initiator codon context and translation termination sites in Tetrahymena thermophila". The Journal of eukaryotic microbiology. ...
*  GC-content
... initiator codon context and translation termination sites in Tetrahymena thermophila". J. Eukaryot. Microbiol. 46 (3): 239-47. ...
*  Exon
... of an authentic intermediate in the self-splicing process of ribosomal precursor RNA in macronuclei of Tetrahymena thermophila ...
*  MUS81
However, in the protozoan Tetrahymena thermophila, MUS81 appears to be part of an essential (if not the predominant) CO pathway ...
*  Yeast artificial chromosome
"Two separate regions of the extrachromosomal ribosomal deoxyribonucleic acid of Tetrahymena thermophila enable autonomous ...
*  Synaptonemal complex
... in protozoan ciliates such as Tetrahymena thermophila and Paramecium tetraurelia genetic crossover does not appear to require ...
*  Carol W. Greider
Blackburn and Greider looked for the enzyme in the model organism Tetrahymena thermophila, a fresh-water protozoan with a large ... Greider, C. W.; Blackburn, E. H. (1985). "Identification of a specific telomere terminal transferase activity in Tetrahymena ... "Identification of a specific telomere terminal transferase activity in Tetrahymena extracts". Cell. 43 (2 Pt. 1): 405-413. doi: ... her dyslexia as helping her appreciate differences and making unusual decisions such as the one to work with Tetrahymena, an ...
*  C-5 sterol desaturase
... sterol desaturase DES5A from the endoplasmic reticulum of Tetrahymena thermophila complements ergosterol biosynthesis mutants ... to the endoplasmic reticulum Fluorescence microscopy experiments have shown that in the ciliate Tetrahymena thermophila C5SD ...
*  Ribozyme
... was studying the excision of introns in a ribosomal RNA gene in Tetrahymena thermophila. While trying to purify the enzyme ... Autoexcision and autocyclization of the ribosomal RNA intervening sequence of tetrahymena". Cell. 31 (1): 147-157. doi:10.1016/ ... autoexcision and autocyclization of the ribosomal RNA intervening sequence of Tetrahymena". Cell. 31 (1): 147-57. doi:10.1016/ ...
*  Thomas Cech
In the 1970s, Cech had been studying the splicing of RNA in the unicellular organism Tetrahymena thermophila when he discovered ...
*  SAR supergroup
Tetrahymena thermophila Nanney & McCoy 1976 (Alveolata), and Thalassiosira pseudonana Cleve 1873 (Stramenopiles). This is a ...
*  Nested gene
... and in Tetrahymena thermophila. These non-intronic nested genes remain to be identified in metazoan genomes. As with intronic ...
*  List of MeSH codes (B01)
... tetrahymena pyriformis MeSH B01.500.841.185.650.375.750.850.875 --- tetrahymena thermophila MeSH B01.500.841.185.700 --- ...
*  Model organism
Other important model organisms and some of their uses include: T4 phage (viral infection), Tetrahymena thermophila ( ...
*  Nucleic acid tertiary structure
For instance, in the P4-P6 domain of the Tetrahymena thermophila group I intron, several ion-binding sites consist of tandem G- ... Another ion-binding motif in the Tetrahymena group I intron is the A-A platform motif, in which consecutive adenosines in the ... Cech TR, Zaug AJ, Grabowski PJ (December 1981). "In vitro splicing of the ribosomal RNA precursor of Tetrahymena: involvement ... Subsequent to Tom Cech's publication implicating the Tetrahymena group I intron as an autocatalytic ribozyme, and Sidney ...