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  • noun

Synonyms for archaebacterium

considered ancient life forms that evolved separately from bacteria and blue-green algae

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Complete Sequence and Gene Organization of the Genome of a Hyper-thermophilic Archaebacterium, Pyrococcus horikoshii OT3.
They conjecture that an evolutionary quantum leap happened after an archaebacterium swallowed a eubacterium.
Sequence heterogeneity between the two genes encoding 16S rRNA from the halophilic archaebacterium Haloarcula marismortui.
Complete sequence and gene organization of the genome of a hyperthermophilic archaebacterium, Pyrococcus horikoshii OT3.
In one of the studies, an international team of researchers analyzed an enzyme from Pyrococcus furiosus, an archaebacterium that thrives in boiling- hot, oxygen-poor conditions (SN: 3/11/95, p.