David P. Clark, Southern Illinois University Carbondale Department of Microbiology

This is an upper level halophiles lecture from a Physiology and Biochemistry of Microorganisms class. It offers a detailed description of halophile physiology including lipid composition, surface glycoproteins, ionic relationships, proton motive force, photochemical cycle, and halorhodopsin.

Subject: Biology:Ecology:Metabolism, Biology:Molecular Biology, Microbiology
Resource Type: Course Information:Course Site:Course Notes
Grade Level: Graduate/Professional, College Upper (15-16)
Extreme Environments: Hypersaline
Topics: Biosphere:Molecular Biology, Ecology:Metabolism, Biosphere:Microbiology