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Genes for two subunits of succinate dehydrogenase form a cluster on the mitochondrial genome of Rhodophyta
- Viehmann, S., Richard, O., Boyen, C., Zetsche, K.
- Current genetics 1996 v.29 no.2 pp. 199-201
- Chondrus crispus, Rhodophycota, structural genes, succinate dehydrogenase, nucleotide sequences, amino acid sequences
- Mitochondrial DNA from the unicellular rhodophyte Cyanidium caldarium RK-1 and the multicellular Chondrus crispus were isolated, cloned, and sequenced. Two genes, sdhB and sdhC, that encode subunits of the succinate dehydrogenase? were identified by similarity. These genes form a cluster (sdhCB) in both red algae.