Deinococcus geothermalis
http://genome.jgi-psf.org/deige/deige.home.html

DOE Joint Genome Institute


Site describes the radiation resistant microbe Deinococcus geothermalis and a close relative. Included in the web page is a list of References. The site also has links to other aspect of the microbe and a link to the home page of the DOE Joint Genome Institute.

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Subject: Biology:Ecology:Symbiotic Relations:Mutualism, Biology:Biogeochemistry, Molecular Biology, Microbiology
Resource Type: Scientific Resources:Overview/Reference Work
Grade Level: College Upper (15-16), Graduate/Professional, College Lower (13-14)
Theme: Teach the Earth:Course Topics:Biogeoscience
Extreme Environments: Extremely Hot, Altered by Humans, High Radiation
Topics: Biosphere:Biogeochemistry, Ecology:Abiotic Relations, Biosphere:Microbiology, Molecular BiologyKeywords: genome, thermophilic, bacterium