Selenomonas acidaminovorans sp. nov., a versatile thermophilic proton-reducing anaerobe able to grow by decarboxylation of succinate to propionate.

G. Cheng, C.M. Plugge, W. Roelofsen, F.P. Houwen, A.J.M. Stams

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)169-175
JournalArchives of Microbiology
Publication statusPublished - 1992


  • Fermentation of amino acids
  • Interspecies hydrogen transfer
  • Propionic acid fermentation
  • Selenomonas acidaminovorans
  • Succinate decarboxylation
  • Syntrophic degradation

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